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Jerusalem Old City Gethsemane (in Hebrew "gat semani" means "olive press") holds an important place in the Gospels, since Jesus spent the night before his arrest after his last supper with his disciples. In the garden of Gethsemane Jesus suffered the Agony (Matthew 26:36-44). Located on the Mount of Olives, next to the garden is the Church of All Nations, or the Church (or Basilica) of the Agony, in commemoration of Jesus praying in Gethsemane the night before he was arrested and crucified