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| Adjacent and north to the Basilica of Annunciation, Nazareth, Israel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It's natural to visit the St. Joseph church after the visit to the Annunciation church because it's connected through a garden. It's a MUST visit if you are following the footsteps of Jesus because this is the place that it's said to have been build...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful church for its time. This is where Joseph worked and Jesus grew up. Some very nice pictures of the Holy family. Well worth a visit if in Nazareth.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be sure to look at all the mosaics from different countries around the Church of the Annunciation that continue into St Joseph Church. Allow time to read & reflect on the Bible passage in Luke 1:26-38 regarding the Angel talking to Mary.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a classic and has so much historical significance. It is something to go down below and see where Joseph had a shop.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 27 September 2019

Adjacent to the Basilic of the Annunciation, the St. Joseph Church must be visited as an important complement for the trip to this old city.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Mario G
Reviewed 2 September 2019

Said to be where Joseph had his carpentry shop, the newer church is quite simple and lovely, certainly smaller than the Church of Annunciation. Built above older churches that once stood there, the visit to the grotto area is interesting and has some lovely stain...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 19 August 2019

Church is quite plain and nothing special. The grotto is said to the ruins of Joseph's house, although there really is little supporting evidence. A quick peek after the visit of the neighboring Basilica of the Annunciation is probably okay; a special visit - not...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 18 August 2019 via mobile

Nice little church right next to the Church of the Annunciation. Do not miss the grotto, said to be the ruins of Joseph’s house. Interesting.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 30 July 2019

This modern church is built next to the church of Annunciation on a much smaller scale. It is said its built on top of Joseph's workshop however there isn't any evidence of that. You can go down the stairs and see some old mosaics from...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 6 July 2019

This is a smaller church adjacent to the church of annunciation. On the ground level they had a communion mass when we visited with chanting and on the basement you can see some catacombs and they have group tours. It is a very nice little...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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