Lazarusí Tomb

 

A couple pictures of Lazarusí tomb.This tomb is located in Bethany, about five miles from Jerusalem to the east.It is a Palestinian city and they were refurbishing a mosque next door when we were there.

 

First, from the outside:

 

 

Now if you go down the very steep stairs some thirty feet maybe, you reach an area where there are steps that go through a very narrow opening into a tomb chamber:

 

 

Hereís the innermost chamber: