For three brave years, the Zion Freedom fighters on this rocky plateau, "The Zealots", managed to hold back Roman troops armed with every contemporary siege weapon available. Finally, a battering ram breached the wall of Masada
Steps to the house of Caiaphas. Joseph Caiaphas, known simply as Caiaphas in the New Testament, was the Jewish high priest who is said to have organised the plot to kill Jesus. Caiaphas is also said to have been involved in the Sanhedrin trial of Jesus.
Church of All Nations, Garden of Gethsemane.Defeat whets Victory- they say-/ The Reefs in old Gethsemane/ Endear the Shore Beyond-/ Tis Beggars- Banquets best define-/ Tis Thirsting- vitalizes Wine-/ Faith bleats to understand-.