Ellen Lloyd – AncientPages.com – The search for the childhood home of Jesus started many years ago and now there is evidence suggesting it may have been found underneath the Sisters of Nazareth Convent in Nazareth, Israel.
Located in the city of Shefa-Amr, Israel, near the famous Church of the Annunciation there is the beautiful structure of the Sisters of Nazareth Convent. The Sisters of Nazareth Convent was established by nuns who arrived here from France in the mid-19th century.
The monastery has expanded over the years. In 1860, a new school was built in the convent’s area. Today, Today the convent operates a school for deaf and blind children, a hostel for pilgrims, and a church. The church and the subterranean remains can be visited, but require an appointment.
Precious Ancient Artifacts Discovered Underneath The Sisters Of Nazareth Convent
During the process of the construction of the convent fascinating archaeological finds from the 1st and 2nd centuries, CE were discovered underground.