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Church of All Nations (Basilica of the Agony)

Garden of Gethsemane | Foot of the Mount of Olives, Jerusalem, Israel
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Located on the Mount of Olives, this beautiful church was first built by the Byzantines in 379 and rebuilt between 1919 and 1924, whose construction was financed from contributions made by many countries.
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Garden of Gethsemane | Foot of the Mount of Olives, Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

From the old city it is quite a walk to get there, but once there it is a beautiful building, however the church is similar to many other churches, but they are not in Jerusalem.

Thank Saskia T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On the way to the top of Mount of Olives you can go to the church of All Nations. Its not very old but it stands on the ruins very old church

Thank Piotrul
Reviewed 4 days ago

A church inside the garden of gethsemani, nice work of architecture sponsored by more than 15 nations worldwide, a site not to miss. Some religious points, such as the rock where th Christ fell in the garden of the olive trees.

Thank carlosmp
Reviewed 5 days ago

This church is one of the best among those in Jerusalem. The church is so big and it can be easily noticed from the exterior of the building. Not just about the exterior that is stunning, also with the interior of the church, it has...More

Thank bethaniaphung
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overwhelming beauty and reverence. I wish our tour group could have spent more time at this site.The art and frescoes are amazing.

Thank janeun26
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Church of All Nations was built in the 1920s through the co-operation of many different countries. This Catholic basilica has an altar in the gardens that other Christian denomination may use. The church, in the Garden of Gethsemane at the foot of the Mount...More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting church designed to reflect the mood of the agony, as it contains the Rock of Agony in front of the altar. The interior is dark, alabaster windows, and a worth while visit.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The interior is breathtaking. The construction of the church was funded by 12 countries, you can see coat of arms of the donor-countries incorporated into the ceilings of domes and into interior mosaics. In front of the main altar there is a section of bedrock...More

Thank endis
Reviewed 14 January 2018

What is so interesting in this church is that it had a lot of meaning because so many nations were part of it. Even in the ceiling it was for all of these countries that participated.

Thank bilasi
Reviewed 13 January 2018

This church is, in a word, stunning! Gorgeous interior contains the "Rock of Agony" - purportedly where Jesus prayed on the night He was betrayed. The 12 domes on top of the church represent the 12 nations that built the church. The mosaics and murals...More

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rini47
18 November 2016|
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Response from Adam M | Reviewed this property |
Free, both for the church and the garden.
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