Ophel - Jerusalem: The Hebrew term Ophel in the topographical sense means prominent hill or promontory. The scriptural indications taken with the comments of Josephus locate Ophel at the SE corner of Moriah.
*CAPERNAUM, ISRAEL~JESUS: was confronted by a demoniac while teaching here (Mark Jesus healed the servant of the centurion. This Roman official was credited with building the synagogue (Luke In this synagogue, Jesus gave sermon on the bread of life (John
The Siloam Pool has long been considered a sacred Christian site, even if the correct identification of the site itself was uncertain. According to the Gospel of John, it was at the Siloam Pool where Jesus healed the blind man (John