The Church of the Holy Sepulchre is the holiest site in Jerusalem, and of all Christianity. Located within the Church is the Tomb of Christ, with steps leading up to Golgotha (Calvary) where Christ was crucified. The church was built around the tomb in 330AD by Emperor Constantine. Pilgrims can see the place where Jesus' body was laid, as well as a piece of the stone that was rolled away.
The Tomb of Jesus has a certain aura around it. To be in front of such a significant place for so many people really hits you hard. Another thing that was extremely interesting is how people behaved inside the actual chamber and also how thousands of people lined up to enter the Tomb of Jesus. Upstairs you can also find the location of where Jesus was crucified. There is a massive amount of people lined up to pay their respects which I found very profound.
"When we are hit hard and knocked to the ground it feels as if our strength is gone. The bruises of hurt heartache and pain keep us pinned. As in Creed the enemy celebrates thinking its over. But the Lord is faithful. He has given us powerful truths to hold onto when we are down truths that help us get up again. 'He who is in you is greater than he who is in the world' (1 John 4:4). Nothing 'will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ' (Romans 8:39). God himself will…
"God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son." The precious blood of Christ, a lamb without blemish or defect, redeemed humankind and gave perfect glory to God. By dying he destroyed our death and by rising he restored our life. "Consequently, you too must think of yourselves as [being] dead to sin and living for God in Christ Jesus. Therefore, sin must not reign over your mortal bodies so that you obey their desires." [Romans 6:9-13]
Golgotha Hill or “the place of the skull,” is said to be the place where Jesus was crucified. Read more: http://www.beliefnet.com/JesusDaily/Features/15-Places-in-the-Holy-Land-to-Visit.aspx#ixzz1oEeI35IA