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Saint Joseph's Church is a Franciscan Roman Catholic church in the Old City of Nazareth. It was built in 1914 over the remains of much older churches. It is located close to the Church of the Basilica of the Annunciation.
According to traditions, The Saint Joseph's Church is located over the carpenter workshop of the Holy family and house of Joseph.

The archaeological finds of the Byzantine era were preserved in the museum under the church along the isles and wells and houses that shows how the villagers of Nazareth lived 2000 years ago .
The Saint Joseph's Church was built according to the Romanesque Revival style.

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Saint Joseph's Church Rank #5 of 30 | Certificate of Excellence 2017 | Type: Sacred & Religious Sites
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"So touching"
19 November 2017
Our tour group held Mass in this modest church, so appropriate for St. Joseph. After Mass, we went below and saw some beautiful stained glass tributes to the guardian of Our Lord. It is a moving...
"Constructed over Joseph's workshop"
10 November 2017
Part of area where Jesus lived. Built on site of Joseph's workshop. Outside the well where Mary would have drawn water. Pretty Church too. The whole of this area of Nazareth is nice.
"To Joseph, the forgotten one"
06 November 2017
This Beautiful Church remembers Joseph, whom little is known about. He married Mary to protect her and Jesus. He provided the home in Nazareth that Jesus grew up in and his workshop is under this...
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St. Joseph's Church, Nazareth