Al Yarmouk St. Madaba 17110, Jordan

St. Geroges Church

  • St Gerogers Church
  • St Gerogers Church
  • St Gerogers Church
  • St Gerogers Church
  • St Gerogers Church

St. George's Church is located in Madaba.
Madaba is best known for its superb, historically significant Byzantine era mosaics.
Madaba’s most famous site is the Mosaic map in the 19th century Greek Orthodox St George’s Church.
Unearthed 1864, the mosaic was once a clear map with 157 captions (in Greek) of all major biblical sites from Lebanon to Egypt. The mosaic was constructed AD 560 & once contained more than 2 million pieces, only 1/3 of the whole now survives.

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