Jerusalem, Miscellaneous Ruins

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Beneath the Church of Saint Peter in Gallicantu are caves where prisoners could have been whipped and jailed.  Tradition holds that Jesus of Nazareth was whipped here and spent the night in these caves before being taken to Pontius Pilate to be condemned.