Photos of Caesarea, Israel - Temple Ruins

Caesarea is located on the Mediterranean coast approximately halfway between Tel Aviv and Haifa. Pontius Pilate ruled from this city during the time of Christ. Caesarea is mentioned in Acts 8 v 40 when Philip stopped here and ministered. Peter preached to Cornelius, a centurion in the Italian Regiment in Acts 10 v 1. Paul the Apostle was taken to Caesarea to avoid the Crecians who wanted to kill him. See Acts 9 v 30. Later on Paul was imprisoned here as detailed in Acts 26.