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Title / Description: Good Samaritan Inn near JerichoCommentary: The Good Samaritan Inn (al-Khan al-Ahmar) is located on the road between Jerusalem and Jericho. It is a roadside resting area from the 16th century CE. A 5th century CE church lies across the street to memorialize the New Testament story of the Good Samaritan (Luke 10:25-37).
Provenance: Jericho, Israel
Object Type: image - architecture
Author of Commentary: Adam Mendelson
Source: Phinney, D. Nathan Leander Keck slide collection