Palaestina Secunda

Hippos Palaestines was located with in Palaestina Secunda. The churches listed below are in this administrative district, are basilical in form, and will be considered as part of the data set for the project.

  • East Church at Pella
  • Berenice Pilgrim church at Tiberias
  • Tabgha Church of Loaves and Fishes
  • Primacy of Peter
  • Gregory at Deir Qarouk
  • Rafid – Chapel
  • Spring Church at Baniyas
  • Byzantine church at Baniyas
  • Horvat Sia’a
  • Horvat Kenes – Northern Church
  • Church at Arraba
  • West Church Sepphoris
  • East Church Sepphoris
  • Tel Kison Church
  • Joseph’s Church Nazareth
  • Church Of Annunciation Nazareth
  • Horvat Qav – Monastery
  • Tabor – Monastery
  • Kafr Kama – Monastery (?)
  • Kefar ‘Othnai – Megido Prison
  • Church at Beit HaShita
  • Abila Area D Basilica
  • Abila Area A Basilica
  • Central Church at Abila
  • Abila Area D Basilica
  • Abila Basilica in the Theatre with crypt
  • Tri-apsidal Church at Abila
  • Byzantine Octagonal Church
  • West Basilica Umm Qays (Mausoleum)
  • Khirbat Al-Burz — Sama Al-Rusan
  • Thomas the Apostle church at Scythopolis
  • Kyria Maria Convent at Scythopolis
  • Church of the Martyr at Scythopolis
  • Basilius at Scythopolis
  • Andreas Church at Scythopolis
  • Church of the Martyr Monastery at Scythopolis
  • Abba Justinus Church at Scythopolis

Links to individual pages for each church are forthcoming.


The Archaeology of Liturgy Project reflects research conducted at the W.F. Albright Institute of Archaeological Research in Jerusalem during the spring of 2023.