Nazareth is the boyhood home of Jesus. The city is located in the lower Galilean hills overlooking the Jezreel valley. The present-day population exceeds 80,000. The city has an Arab and Jewish population. An upper city of Nazareth is called today Nof Galil, View of the Galilee, and is a Jewish city bordering is lower in elevation predominately Arab town of Nazareth. Nazareth is where Jesus grew up and was the home of Mary, his mother, and his stepfather, Joseph.
November 9th, 2022