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Church of Condemnation and Flagellation.

Via Dolorosa, near St Stephen's Gate, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-628-2936
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Nice church

This church is very pretty and starts the walk that Christ did. It's got a great architectural... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steve R
Orlando, Florida
via mobile
First Station out of the nine, first stop on Via Dolorosa

You need to start from here if you are in Jerusalem in a religion quest. Not much to tell from... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Toronto, Canada
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Via Dolorosa, near St Stephen's Gate, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-628-2936
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This church is very pretty and starts the walk that Christ did. It's got a great architectural design and stands tall on the street corner.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 10 June 2017

You need to start from here if you are in Jerusalem in a religion quest. Not much to tell from outside, just another gate but a whole different world when you get in. Via Dolorosa has all the stories to tell and Church of the...More

1  Thank aquauomo
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This small Catholic Church symbolizes the second station of Via Dolorosa where Jesus was beaten by Pontius Pilatus and the Roman soldiers and a crown of thrones was put on his head . There was an old church here from the 5 century, and the...More

Thank Gidons51
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The Monastery of the Flagellation is an important attraction along the Via Dolorosa in the Muslim Quarter of Jerusalem. This is the location where is is believed that Jesus was flogged by the Roman soldiers. Opening hours are from 9-1pm and 4-6pm daily. Here you...More

1  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The Church of the Condemnation and Flagellation are two stops on the Via Dolorosa, housing stations 2 and 3. They are located in a quiet and beautiful courtyard just off the main street. Both chapels are beautiful, with frescoes depicting Jesus accepting then falling with...More

Thank Tracy V
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Coming from the Lions Gate is the easiest way if you are outside the Old City... just walk straight and then to the right. Also ask to see the magnifiscent view of the Dome of Rock from the building (school in front) for a small...More

Thank Dr.Sylvia
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Part of the stations of the cross so a must do. Helpful guides that don't push themselves on you. Well worth a visit.

Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Franciscans own this church. The site is where Christ was flogged and crowned with thorns. Outside the courtyard, on the street is where He takes up the Cross. The church is beautiful in it's simplicity. Across the street, is the Chapel of Condemnation, where Christ...More

Thank xfooey
Reviewed 10 January 2017

visit the church where you can read the biblical story of the way of the cross - the via dolorosa, there is a nice archeological garden and museum next to it. in the church you can see a genuine roman floor with a game board...More

Thank איתמר ב
Reviewed 22 October 2016

This Catholic church is located in the Muslim Quarter near St. Stephen's/Lion's gate. Be sure to notice the painting of the crown of thorns above the altar. The 15 minute video costing 15NIS is worth watching ($4USD) it can be watched in a handful of...More

1  Thank Ann C
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