a town in NW Jordan, near Jerusalem; occupied by Israel since 1967: birthplace of Jesus and David.
a city in E Pennsylvania.
Bethlehem became part of Jund Filastin following the Muslim conquest in 637.
Muslim rule continued in Bethlehem until its conquest in 1099 by a crusading ...
Pictures and text illuminating the biblical site of Bethlehem.
Definition: The Star of Bethlehem
comes from the Gospel of Matthew:
Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem
in Judea in the days of Herod the king, magi from the east arrived in Jerusalem, saying, "Where is He who has been born King of the Jews? 2:1-1)
The Star of Bethle
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Please be advised that the Bethlehem Police Department and the Bethlehem
Parking Authority will resume enforcement of all parking ordinances in residential
Like many cities in Israel and Palestine, Bethlehem is biblically important to
Judaism, Christianity and Islam. For Jews, Bethlehem (Bet Lechem) is the burial ...
Bethlehem (Arabic: بيت لحم, Beit Lahm Hebrew: בית לחם Beit Lechem) is a
small city located some 10 km (6 miles) south of the Old City of Jerusalem within
Official government site provides departments, services, news, events, budgets,
codes, and demographic details.
Provides heritage education to school children and adults through programs and
preservation of historic buildings, records and material documenting the history ...