Georgia Bulletin

The Newspaper of the Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta

Father James S. Behrens, OCSO News & Columns
Father James S. Behrens, OCSO

“The Church of the Beatitudes”


There is a beautiful Roman Catholic Church overlooking the Sea of Galilee, near Tabgha and Capernaum in Israel. It is called the Church of the Beatitudes, for it stands on the site traditionally accepted as the place where Jesus spoke the Beatitudes. Pilgrims have made their way to the site since the fourth century. There […] English