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July 8, 2015

Jesus’ baptism site to get tourist boost after becoming world heritage site

The site in Jordan believed to be where Jesus was baptised by John the Baptist has been designated a world heritage site by the UN’s education, […]
January 15, 2012

Thousands attend Epiphany at Baptism Site

AMMAN More than 5,000 Catholic pilgrims on Friday attended a mass held at the Baptism Site to mark Epiphany, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported. […]