Home Img

Lithostrotos

IMG_20170318_133059.jpg
IMG_20170318_133059.jpg
Danny Herman
IMG_20170318_133059.jpg
IMG_20170318_132907.jpg
IMG_20170318_132907.jpg
Danny Herman
IMG_20170318_132907.jpg
IMG_20170318_132732.jpg
IMG_20170318_132732.jpg
Danny Herman
IMG_20170318_132732.jpg
IMG_20170318_132503.jpg
IMG_20170318_132503.jpg
Danny Herman
IMG_20170318_132503.jpg
IMG_20170318_133132.jpg
IMG_20170318_133132.jpg
Danny Herman
IMG_20170318_133132.jpg
IMG_20170318_142747.jpg
IMG_20170318_142747.jpg
Danny Herman
IMG_20170318_142747.jpg

“Lithostorotos” was the name given in the New Testament to the site where Jesus was presented to the public (John 19:13).

The term “Lithostrotos” means  stone paved area, and by Christian Tradition a certain area near the 2nd station of the “Via Dolorosa ” is that site. 

On some of the stone chieseld game boards from Roman times can still be seen, and beneath the paved court yard one can admire a large underground water resevoir.

.

“Danny the Digger” rating:    

Christian Interest:       

Jewish Interest:  

Children Interest:  

.

wikipe “Lithostrotos” on Wikipedia
google-maps “Lithostrotos” on Google Maps
Chrome-Icon “Lithostrotos” Website

.

Points of Interest in the Area

chapel of ascension Via Dolorosa
  “Ecce Homo” Arch
  Prison of Christ

.

A 360 Degrees photo in the pool under the Lithostrotos