Places in the Bible Today:

Mount of Olives


Translated NamesAscent of the Mount of Olives, Ascent of the Olives, Hill of Corruption, Mount, Mountain of Destruction, Mount of Corruption, Mount of Destruction, Mount of Olives, mount of Olives, mount Olivet, Olive Grove, Olivet
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1 Identification

  1. Mount of Olives (modern): very high confidence
    1. panorama of the Mount of OlivesMount of Olives

Verses (18)

1Sam-Esth (5)
2Sam 15:30, 15:32, 16:1
1Kgs 11:7
2Kgs 23:13
Job-Mal (1)
Zech 14:4
Matt-John (11)
Matt 21:1, 24:3, 26:30
Mark 11:1, 13:3, 14:26
Luke 19:29, 19:37, 21:37, 22:39
John 8:1
Acts-Rev (1)
Acts 1:12

Linked Data Identifiers

Logos FactbookMount of Olives (2007)Mount, Mount of Olives, Olivet
OpenBible.infoac2c4c5 (Mount of Olives)


panorama of the Mount of Olives
Credit: xiquinhosilva (modified)


This page identifies the current consensus around the modern location of this biblical place.

While I consulted sources for this place, there were no major disputes about its modern location.