The Byzantine church in Al-Araj in Israel confirmed the earlier thesis that the villages of Juliet and Bethsaida were located in these areas. In the latter, the saint was born. Piotr and his brother Andrzej.
Near the remains of a Roman settlement, a Byzantine church was found that corresponded to the place Bethsaida, which the historian Josephus from the 1
In addition, Bethsaida According to Willibald between the biblical places Capernaum and Kursi.
So far, scientists have unearthed a third of the church building, but there is already a consensus between assumptions and historical sources.
(AFP / MWB.)