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If all that is said about this is absolutely true, its Absolutely amazing. Descend in the church, now built over the location, where is said that Mary fed Jesus when nursing.
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After the masses at the Church of the nativity I found this peaceful and quiet, a lovely church, It is where the family went and hid during the massacre of the innocents and is called the milk grotto due to the chalky surface. People actually collect the powder and pray for
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Saw this mentioned on TA and made sure I went to it as it is just around the corner from the Church of The Nativity in Bethlehem. This lovely tiny church is so called because it has Icons showing The Blessed Virgin nursing The Infant Jesus. As a Mum I found it very moving and
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The Milk Grotto is considered to be the place where the Holy Family took refuge during the Massacre of the Innocents before their flight to Egypt and takes its name from a drop of milk that fell from Mary when she was suckling Jesus. It is a short walk from the Church of the
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On your way out after visit the central square, do not miss this short but interesting stop. This is yhe place where the Virgin Mary fed Jesus.
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