from the Mt. of Olives (Jerusalem Post article)
Describes many structures, all over the city, that you can see from
the Mount of Olives. Includes background information on
many of these sites.
of Olives (Christian Travel Study Program) Highlights
the biblical importance Jerusalem's eastern hills, also briefly
describes the many holy sites dedicated to events in Jesus' life and
ministry. Features several good pictures.
of Olives (WebBible
Encyclopedia, ChristianAnswers.Net) Interests the
reader with both physically and biblically descriptive facts,
including internal links to related topics.
The Mount Of
Olives (Daily Bible Study) General information about
the area with links to many topics related to historical geography, biblical
characters, biblical manners and customs, other biblical events, and
the life of Christ.
Mount Olivet (Catholic
Encyclopedia) Discusses the biblical events that
occurred in the region. Text
only, no photographs.
The Mount of Olives
- A Symbol of Division (The Open Scroll) A lengthy
article about the Mt. of Olives, presenting the mount as a
spiritual symbol of separation.
Separation in the Olive Press Place (The Open Scroll)
A follow-up article to
Mount of Olives - A Symbol of Division, also rather lengthy,
discussing the name "Gethsemane" as a symbol of Jesus'
experience in the garden.
- Beyond the Old City Walls (Virtual Israel Experience)
Details the sites commemorating the final hours of Jesus' life on
earth. Contains some factual errors.
Flevit (Franciscan Cyberspot) Spotlights the
Franciscan church on the Mount of Olives and the excavations
that took place there as a result of a boundary change.
of Olives (jerusalemiloveyou.com) Limited text, but
features two hard-to-capture (therefore unique) photographs of the
interiors of two of the churches.
from the Mount of Olives (Artchive, oil painting) A
beautiful painting, amazingly detailed, depicting the Old City of
Jerusalem as seen from the Mount of Olives.
Then and Now; Temple Mount from the Mount of Olives (Personal
Page) Compares two photographs, one from 1952 and the other
from 1990, pointing out the differences between the two.
Travel Study Program) Briefly introduces this village on the
eastern slope of the Mount of Olives and its biblical role.
(Daily Bible Study) A review of the events in Jesus' life at or near
in Their Sandals) Gives easy-to-read information on the
location, biblical significance, etc. Features links to
photographs and on-line scripture references.
Travel Study Program) Highlights this town's biblical importance
and proximity to Jerusalem.