Akeldama (Field of Blood)

Jerusalem Akeldama, where Judas Iscariot died, is in Jerusalem’s Hinnom Valley — a picturesque setting whose infamous history of child sacrifices caused it to be identified with the hell of unquenchable fire and punishment. The Greek Orthodox Monastery of St Onuphrius now stands on the place where Judas is believed to have hanged himself. The … Continue reading Akeldama (Field of Blood)