Church of the Holy Sepulchre

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Founded by Constantine in the 4th century, this historic church shelters the holiest site in all Christendom: the tomb where Jesus Christ was buried and rose from the dead. It is shared by several denominations.

Go Historic ID
318565
Short URL
gohist.co/318565
Names
Church of the Holy Sepulchre
Address
Suq Khan e-Zeit and Christian Quarter Rd.
Jerusalem
Coordinates
31.778508° N, 35.229474° E
Phone
02/627-3314
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

Timeline

  • Death of Jesus

    Jesus is crucified in Jerusalem at Golgotha, the "Place of the Skull." According to tradition, the site is contained within the Church of the Holy Sepulchre.