The House of Mary

Christians and also some followers of Islam regard this stone house to be the home of the Blessed Mother in Ephesus.  Christians believe that St. John took care of the Blessed Mother after the death of Jesus until her assumption.

The House of Mary



Underneath the convent of the Sisters of Sion in Jerusalem is found a cistern, the lithostrotos (Roman paving) and possibly the place where Jesus was tried by Pontius Pilate.

The cistern