Mount of Temptation

Local nameجبل الأربعين
LocationJericho

The Mount of Temptation is said to be the hill in the Judean Desert where Jesus was tempted by the devil. The exact location is unknown and impossible to determine. It is generally identified with Mount Quarantania, Arabic name: Jabal al-Qarantal, a mountain approximately 366 metres high, towering from the northwest over the town of Jericho in the West Bank. According to the public domain Catholic Encyclopedia, Quarantania is "a limestone peak on the road from Jerusalem to Jericho".

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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_of_Temptation

Address Palestinian Territories

Coordinates 31°52'7.962" N 35°25'45.642" E

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