of the Apostles Found on Mt. Zion (BAR and
Century One Foundation) A 1990 BAR article
demonstrates a logical progression of thought
leading to the re-identification of the
traditional tomb of King David as the famous
Church of the Apostles.
Zion (Christian Travel Study Program)
Contains some minor factual errors due to the
failure to recognize that Mt. Zion is mis-named.
Zion (Century One Bookstore) An article
taken from the book, Palestine Explored
by 19th century resident of Jerusalem, Rev.
brief introduction to Mount Zion (Personal
Page) An interesting article told from
the perspective of a Jewish student studying
the Crusades. See also A
Walking Tour of Mount Zion to
continue the adventure.
Zion (Crystalinks) A good (albeit
slightly off the subject in parts) article
discussing the role of the Western Hill in
Jerusalem of Jesus' day. Visual images
include a good map of the Western Hill,
photographs, and a schematic of the Medaba Map
with pertinent locations marked.
Zion (Frommer's) A brief
description of the main sight seeing attractions
on the Western Hill, complete with directions
and hours of operation.
Mount Sion (Franciscan Cyberspot) An
extensive study of the Christian history
associated with the modern Mt. Zion, especially
as it relates to the Franciscans.
Room of the Last Supper (Franciscan
Cyberspot) Introduces several sites on the Western
Hill, features many large photographs.
Zion (Furman University) Briefly
highlights the main facts about the Western
Hill. Continue to site 25 to see the Traditional
(Personal Page) Text and pictures noting
different sites on the mountain. Author
fails to mention the traditional nature of most sites.
Note: Visitors experience a banner ad assault!
of Mount Zion and Military Trenches (Jerusalem
Archives) Photo of Mt. Zion and military
trenches in 1965. Supporting text reveals
interesting details about current events at
Zion Catholic Cemetery (Find A Grave)
Only lists Oskar Schindler's tomb in Mt. Zion
University College The campus is
located on modern Mt. Zion. This is a good
school to consider for short-term and graduate
study in Israel.