Church of St. Gabriel Nazareth, Israel

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Orthodox tradition has it that the Annunciation occurred not at Mary's house but while she was fetching water. This 17th-century Orthodox church is built over the spring that fed Mary's Well, the traditional place where the mother of Jesus fetched water for her household.

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319332
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32.707057° N, 35.301587° E

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Church of St. Gabriel (Nazareth, Israel)
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April 11, 2015