Bethany-Beyond-The-Jordan

Byzantine Ruins in Wadi Kharrar
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The area known as Wadi Kharrar has long been believed to be the biblical Bethany-beyond-the-Jordan, where John the Baptist lived and Jesus was baptized.

Go Historic ID
318910
Short URL
gohist.co/318910
Names
Bethany-Beyond-The-Jordan
Address

Jordan
Location
Coordinates
31.836970° N, 35.546758° E
Email
baptismsite@wanadoo.jo
Phone
+962 5 3590360
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

Resources

  1. Official Website of Bethany-Beyond-the-Jordan Official website.