Catechist's Corner — biblical geography

3 Ways to Make A Raised Surface Map of Israel

Posted by Meagen Farrell on

You learn so much about people by experiencing important places in their lives. When falling in love with Jesus, we can better understand His life by learning more about his family's origin in Nazareth, their journey to Bethlehem, and His death and resurrection in Jerusalem. How far apart were these places? What was the terrain like? How would they have traveled? Can it be: God put on human flesh and walked on the Earth?! Children as young as three years old can absorb the journeys of Jesus, Mary and Joseph by tracing their fingers along the mountains and valleys of Galilee, Samaria, and Judea. Elementary-age...

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