Holy Land Pilgrimage - Shores of Galilee

A press made of the native volcanic stone in the courtyard of Heptapegon.

Heptapegon, or the Seven Springs, is the traditional site of the miracle of feeding the 5,000.

The mosaic before the altar depicts the loaves and fishes.

A fish pond in the church courtyard.

Capernaum is a fishing village established during the time of the Hasmoneans, located on the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee.

Ruins of the temple at Capernaum.

The Church of the Primacy of Saint Peter commemorates the reinstatement of Peter as chief among the disciples.

View of the Sea of Galilee from the Church of the Primacy of Saint Peter.

The Basilica of the Annunciation in Nazareth marks the location where the angel Gabriel visited Mary.

The Basilica of the Annunciation features a gallery of mosaics depicting Mary created all over the world.

The mosaic third from the left is from the United States.

From left, the murals from Japan, Mexico and France.