Bethesda


Bethesda

Bethesda, originally referring to the Pool of Bethesda in Jerusalem (in the New Testament of the Christian Bible), may also refer to:

Canada

*Bethesda, Prince Edward County, Ontario
*Bethesda, Simcoe County, Ontario
*Bethesda, York Regional Municipality, Ontario

United Kingdom

*Bethesda, Wales

USA

*Bethesda, Arkansas
*Bethesda, Delaware
*Bethesda, Georgia
*Bethesda, Iowa
*Bethesda, Kentucky
*Bethesda, Maryland
*Bethesda, Mississippi
*Bethesda, North Carolina
*Bethesda, Ohio
*Bethesda, Pennsylvania
*Bethesda, South Carolina
*Bethesda, Tennessee
*Bethesda, West Virginia
*Bethesda, Wisconsin

Other

*Bethesda Athletic F.C. of Bethesda, Wales
*Bethesda Naval Hospital (National Naval Medical Center) in Bethesda, Maryland
*Bethesda Orphanage of Savannah, Georgia
*Bethesda (Washington Metro) a station of the Washington Metro
*Bethesda Softworks
*Battle of Bethesda Church (Battle of Totopotomoy Creek) during the American Civil War
*Bethesda Fountain in New York's Central Park
*Bethesda Memorial Hospital in Boynton Beach, Florida
*The Angel of Bethesda, book written by Cotton Mather

ee also

*Bethsaida
*Bethzatha


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