THE STORY OF THE BETRAYAL



Betrayal
At the foot of the Mount of Olives, near the path over the hill toward Bethany, there was
an orchard of olive trees, called “The Garden of Gethsemane.” The word “Gethsemane”
means “oil press.” Jesus often went to this place with his disciples, because of its quiet
shade. At this garden he stopped, and outside he left eight of his disciples, saying to them,
“Sit here while I go inside and pray.”

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