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THE HOLY LAND.
BY RICHARD BENTLEY ; BELL AND BRADFUTE, EDINBURGH ;
AND JOHN CUMMINO, DUBLIN.
LONDON Printed by J. L. Cox and SONS, 75, Great Queen Street,
PART THE FOURTH.
Church of the Holy Sepulchre-Description of it by Des-
hayes-Composed of Three Churches-Its Architecture
-Its Origin and History, Visit to the Chamber of the
Holy Sepulchre—Effect produced on the mind by the
Sacred Edifice-The Via Dolorosa-Pilate's' House - The
Crown of Thorns Sentence pronounced by Pilate-
Church of our Lady of Grief-Houses of the Rich Man
and of Lazarus— Veronica - Calvary - Other places of
Devotion in Jerusalem
Exterior of Jerusalem-Pool of Beersheba- Mount Sion-
David's Palace and Tomb— Fountain of Siloe-Valley of
Jehoshaphat— The brook Cedron-Tombs of Zachariah,
Jehoshaphat, and Absalom-Garden of Olivet-Gethse-
mane-Sepulchre of the Virgin Mary-Grotto where our
Saviour sweated blood-Rock where he foretold the
Destruction of Jerusalem - Burning of the Temple –
Tombs of the Prophets --Subterraneous meeting-place of
the Apostles—Olive-tree where Christ foretold the Last
Judgment-Spot of his Ascension to Heaven-Bossuet's
History of Christ's Passion and Death......