"The Site of the Biblical Shepherd's Fields" Bayt Sahur by machomikemd

Bayt Sahur Travel Guide: 6 reviews and 37 photos

the shepherd's fields church

there are actually two sites for the shepherd's fields, the greek orthodox and the roman catholic sites. since being roman catholics, we visited the latter.

in the cave built by Helena

saint helena is the mother of the first christian roman emperor, Constantine and she built a cave around the biblical site of the shepherd's fields

going to beit shahour

the drive is an easy 5 minutes from Bethlehem

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Site of the Biblican Shehpherd's Fields
  • Cons:not much else to do
  • In a nutshell:A Thriving Suburb of Bethlehem
  • Last visit to Bayt Sahur: May 2013
  • Intro Written May 22, 2013
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    Jul 21, 2013 at 2:03 AM

    interesting! I 'm particularly interested because my boyfriend is Palestinian ...

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