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Lutheran Church of the Redeemer

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Address: Muristan Road | P.O.Box 14076, Jerusalem, Israel
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+972 2-627-6111
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Located in the Christian Quarter of the Old City, this church is comprised...

Located in the Christian Quarter of the Old City, this church is comprised of German, English and Danish-speaking congregations.

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Lovely building

The Lutheran Church of the Redeemer is a lovely German Protestant church built between 1893 and 1898 by the architect Paul Ferdinand Groth following the designs of the architect... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 September 2016
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Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

The Lutheran Church of the Redeemer is a lovely German Protestant church built between 1893 and 1898 by the architect Paul Ferdinand Groth following the designs of the architect Friedrich Adler. It houses Lutheran congregations that worship in Arabic, German, Danish, and English.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Close to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, this seemingly simple church. which can by Identified by the Maltese Cross and its tall tower offers a unique look of the old city both from above (the best 360 look of the old ciry) as well as from below (with its sub terranian archeological park). Don't miss visiting the inner garden... More 

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Jerusalem District, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

This is the site in old city of Jerusalem. You must climb the all states to the top , but than you say " wow " !!! The view of 360* of Jerusalem is amazingly! That church is simply and very nice , can see the simplest way of the Lutheran church unlike the tomb church on the other side... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

If it is a view you are looking for then climb the tower. For a mere 15 Shekels you get to see the whole old city and Temple Mount. Best to this early in the day when one is still fresh!

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Loreto, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

I would say that the place is lovely and it makes one to understand what it means to be brothers of Christ.

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Jerusalem, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

Beautiful Lutheran Church! With a small fee you can go to the excavations in the lower floor, or go up to the highest view point within the old city. (lots of stairs - so beware) Before exiting, don't forget to visit the rest of the complex! beautiful patio and corridors!

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Jerusalem, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016

Built and innagurated by Kaiser Wilhaelm on his visit to the holy land 1898,Local community of Lutherans speaking German,Danish,Arabic,Hebre,and English,very modest, Visit also the small museum,and the garden,with the location of the Crussaders headquarter of the ordr of St.John

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

To get a 360º view of Old Jerusalem climb up to the top of the church tower, you won't regret it. The church interior is simple but very beautiful and well kept.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2015

Interesting to visit. It contrasts with orthodox and catholic churches in the same quarter. It is free. You can spend ten minutes inside.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015

Unfortunately many of the Christian sites in Jerusalem seem to have so many disparate groups fighting about how to maintain the religious site. This is not one of them. It is a beautifully maintained church in stark contrast to others.

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