Bethany-Beyond-the-Jordan Jordan

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.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
249159
Names
Aenon Arabic
Bethabara Arabic
Bethany-Beyond-the-Jordan
Ghor el-Kafrayn Arabic
The Baptism Site
Wadi Kharrar Arabic
el-Maghtas Arabic