John 1 In the beginning the Word already existed. The Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He existed in the beginning with God. 3 God created everything through him, and nothing was created except through him.
On the walls of a grotto in Ephesus, Turkey, is a mural depicting Paul with his companion Thecla. The way in which the two figures are portrayed indicates that, rather than being a mere disciple of Paul, Thecla shared equal status as a wise teacher.
Basilica of St. John the Apostle in Ephesus, Turkey - Constructed by Justinian Iin the 6th century, it stands over the believed burial site of St. John the Apostle. It was modeled after the now lost Church of the Holy Apostles in Constantinople. The basilica sits on the slopes of Ayasoluk Hill near the center of Selçuk, İzmir Province, about 3.5 km from Ephesus.
La casa turca donde vivió sus últimos días la Virgen María
La casa de la Virgen María es una pequeña capilla situada en las proximidades de la histórica ciudad de Éfeso (en el actual municipio de Selçuk en Turquía) que según ciertas corrientes cristianas constituyó el último refugio de María hasta su asunción
View large An advert (graffiti) on one of the marble paving stones for a brothel at the city of Ephesus, the ancient Roman capital of Asia minor. in modern day Turkey. The advert includes a heart, a cross, a womans head, a foot and cash; and it has been translated as 'turn left at the cross roads where you can buy a womans love'. Ironically, the brothel is positioned opposite the ancient library. Ephesus was home to the Temple of Artemis, one of the ancient wonders of the world, who…