Rose-Red City, Half as Old as Time
The best way to get to Petra, by camel.
A Byzantine cross chiseled in stone.
Author Mary K. Milne, O.S.U., and Father Charles Miller, S.M.
Exquisite floor mosaics are rich in Christian symbolism.
A mosaic detail.
The author dusts off a Byzantine floor mosaic.
One of the many palace tombs carved into the rock of Petra.
A portion of the newly excavated Byzantine church in Petra.