Fountain of the Virgin
Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again [anew], he cannot see the kingdom of God.” (John 3:3) The Christian concept of being born again
Stand fast therefore in the liberty wherewith Christ hath made us free, and be not entangled again with the yoke of bondage. – Galatians 5: 1 Several states in America have enacted a stand your
Therefore if the Son makes you free, you shall be free indeed. – John 8: 36. Apparently, the freedom which you get from Christ is like no other freedom. When Christ makes you free, you
The perennial source from which the Pool of Siloam (q.v.) is “supplied, the waters flowing in a copious stream to it through a” “tunnel cut through the rock, the actual length of which is 1,750” feet. The spring rises in a cave 20 feet by 7. A serpentine “tunnel 67 feet long runs from it toward the left, off which the” tunnel to the Pool of Siloam branches. It is the only unfailing fountain in Jerusalem. “The fountain received its name from the “fantastic legend” that here the virgin washed the swaddling-clothes of our Lord. “This spring has the singular characteristic of being “intermittent, flowing from three to five times daily in winter,” “twice daily in summer, and only once daily in autumn. This” peculiarity is accounted for by the supposition that the outlet from the reservoir is by a passage in the form of a siphon.
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