After Jesus’ ascension into heaven, said Rev. Rodriguez, "many of his followers began traveling to Jerusalem, Nazareth, Bethlehem, the Mount of Olives and the Sea of Galilee as a way of recalling sacred events." (iStock)
It is why, said Rodriguez, that still to this very day, "Christians visit what is now called the ‘Holy Land’ to see the places where Jesus spent His time on earth."
"Before believers undertook any judi slot online jackpot terbesar di dunia of these pilgrimages, the Bible indicates that God designated some sites as sacred," Rodriguez shared with Fox News Digital.
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"Such is the case for Gilgal, a place identified in the Old Testament as memorable for several significant reasons. When the Israelites finally reached the Promised Land after their forty years of wandering in the desert, Moses had died and God chose Joshua to take command."