Christ Church

Attraction Type: Holy Places, Region: Jerusalem Area, Address: Near Jaffa Gate, Jerusalem
Source: Christ Church
Region: Jerusalem area
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Christ Church, near Jerusalem's Jaffa Gate, was the first Protestant church in the Middle East, established in the mid-nineteenth century. It still holds regular services and runs a charming guesthouse.

Neo-Gothic in style, the church is replete with Old Testament symbols. These include the stained glass windows depicting the biblical Seven Species, the Ten Commandments inscribed in Hebrew behind the wooden altar, and paneling behind the altar reminiscent of a synagogue Torah ark.

 

Products specifications
Attraction Type Holy Places
Region Jerusalem Area
City Jerusalem
Address Near Jaffa Gate, Jerusalem
Phone +972-2-6277727
Parking Yes
Opening Hours Sunday: 09:00 - 17:00, Monday: 09:00 - 17:00, Tuesday: 09:00 - 17:00, Wednesday: 09:00 - 17:00, Thursday: 09:00 - 22:00, Friday: closed, Saturday: 09:00 - 17:00
Suitable for Children No
Accessibility Yes
Email christch@netvision.net.il
URL http://www.cmj-israel.org/CMJ-Ministries/Christ-Church/Overview

Christ Church, near Jerusalem's Jaffa Gate, was the first Protestant church in the Middle East, established in the mid-nineteenth century. It still holds regular services and runs a charming guesthouse.

Neo-Gothic in style, the church is replete with Old Testament symbols. These include the stained glass windows depicting the biblical Seven Species, the Ten Commandments inscribed in Hebrew behind the wooden altar, and paneling behind the altar reminiscent of a synagogue Torah ark.

 

Products specifications
Attraction Type Holy Places
Region Jerusalem Area
City Jerusalem
Address Near Jaffa Gate, Jerusalem
Phone +972-2-6277727
Parking Yes
Opening Hours Sunday: 09:00 - 17:00, Monday: 09:00 - 17:00, Tuesday: 09:00 - 17:00, Wednesday: 09:00 - 17:00, Thursday: 09:00 - 22:00, Friday: closed, Saturday: 09:00 - 17:00
Suitable for Children No
Accessibility Yes
Email christch@netvision.net.il
URL http://www.cmj-israel.org/CMJ-Ministries/Christ-Church/Overview