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Baptism at Qasr al Yehud, West Bank
Baptism at Qasr al Yehud, West Bank

Source: Francesca de Châtel, 2013

Holy water in the Yardenit gift shop, Israel
Holy water in the Yardenit gift shop, Israel

Source: Francesca de Châtel, 2013

Israel started releasing fresh water into the Lower Jordan River in May 2013
Israel started releasing fresh water into the Lower Jordan River in May 2013

Source: Francesca de Châtel, 2013

Lower Jordan River Water Balance 1950-1975
Lower Jordan River Water Balance 1950-1975

Source: Courcier et al., 2005

Pilgrims at Qasr al Yehud, West Bank
Pilgrims at Qasr al Yehud, West Bank

Source: Francesca de Châtel, 2013

Pilgrims bathing in the Jordan River, 1853
Pilgrims bathing in the Jordan River, 1853

Source: Lynch, 1853

Raw sewage being released in the Lower Jordan River at the Alumot Dam, Israel
Raw sewage being released in the Lower Jordan River at the Alumot Dam, Israel

Francesca de Châtel, 2013

Russian pilgrims at the Jordan (circa 1898-1914)
Russian pilgrims at the Jordan (circa 1898-1914)

Source: Catalogue of photographs made by the American Colony (1898-1914)

Scene on the Jordan River, 1853
Scene on the Jordan River, 1853

Source: Lynch, 1853

The baptism of Christ as depicted in the Arian Baptistery in Ravenna, Italy
The baptism of Christ as depicted in the Arian Baptistery in Ravenna, Italy

Source: Holly Hayes, 2008 (Creative Commons)

The Lower Jordan River below the Alumot Dam
The Lower Jordan River below the Alumot Dam

Source: Francesca de Châtel, 2013

The Lower Jordan River flowing south seen from the Degania Dam and above the Alumot Dam, Israel
The Lower Jordan River flowing south seen from the Degania Dam and above the Alumot Dam, Israel

Source: Francesca de Châtel, 2013

The Lower Jordan River from Al Maghtas
The Lower Jordan River from Al Maghtas

Source: Francesca de Châtel, 2013

The remnants of a Byzantine chapel built on the Jordan River, on the site where Jesus is said to have been baptized, Al Maghtas
The remnants of a Byzantine chapel built on the Jordan River, on the site where Jesus is said to have been baptized, Al Maghtas

Source: Francesca de Châtel, 2013

The Yardenit Baptismal Site, Israel
The Yardenit Baptismal Site, Israel

Source: Francesca de Châtel, 2013