These pools are also known from John 5 as a place where Jesus performed a healing miracle.
Near the 1st century pools is a completly preserved romanesque style church from Crusaders times.
By mediaval tradition it is placed where Mary, mother of Jesus, was born.
|Pools of Bethesda on Wikipedia|
|Pools of Bethesda on Google +|
|Pools of Bethesda on Google Maps|
|Pools of Bethesda on my “Archaeology of the New Testament Article Series|
Points of Interest in the Area
|Mary’s Birth Place|
A 360 degrees image of the interior of the Crusaders era “Saint Anne” Church