Praying in Jerusalem

Praying in Jerusalem

Jerusalem is a Holy Land and praying in Jerusalem is one of the most performed activities in this city. Christianity has originated from Jerusalem and Jerusalem is the holiest city in Judaism and a holy city in Islam.

The life, arrest, trial, crucifixion, burial and resurrection of Jesus took place in Jerusalem, the Jewish Temples stood here on Mount Moriah and this is where the Prophet Muhammad ascended to heaven. Christianity, Islam and Judaism all have a long-rooted history in Jerusalem and that is why Jerusalem is referred to many as the Holy Land. There are many places of worship in Jerusalem including churches, synagogues, mosques, etc. and these make Jerusalem a place of constant prayer. .

While here, you will meet many people praying or going to prayer houses. It is this prayer that has prevailed peace, unity and brotherhood in Jerusalem. There are also numerous praying events (Mass, holidays etc.)  that are held at different times of the year in the holy city of Jerusalem. 

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