Articles in "Kotel"

Reform Rabbi Utilizes Parliamentary Immunity to Violate Status Qua at Kotel

Member of Knesset (MK) Gilad Kariv, a member of the Labor party and a Reform rabbi, took advantage of his parliamentary immunity to violate ...

Jerusalem City Official Warns Bennett of Pending Disaster at Kotel

The temporary wooden bridge leading from the Kotel plaza to the Temple Mount is on the verge of collapsing, and the government must ...

In COVID-19 Times, Traditional Priestly Blessing at Kotel Held Twice on Passover

The Birkat Kohanim, the traditional priestly blessing recited during the morning prayers of Passover at the Kotel Plaza, was held twice ...

Christians, Baha’is, Jews Pray for End of COVID-19 at Kotel

An interfaith event was held at the Kotel, Western Wall, this weekend, led by Christian and Baha'i clerics and representatives of the ...

Italian FM: Visit to Israel ‘Changes Your Attitude’ Toward Jewish State

A visit to Israel changes your attitude toward the Jewish state, Italian Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio stated after a visit to the Kotel, ...

Traditional Priestly Blessing at Kotel Held Without Worshippers

The Birkat Kohanim, the traditional priestly blessing recited during the morning prayers of Passover at the Kotel Plaza, was held on ...

100 New Immigrants from 45 Countries Convene at Western Wall for Pre-Yom Kippur Prayers

Jewish Agency Chairman Isaac Herzog and 100 Olim (immigrants) from 45 countries convened on Saturday at the Kotel, Western Wall, to recite ...

US Energy Secretary Perry at the Western Wall: ‘We Never Forget That We Are Family’

US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry visited the Kotel, Western Wall, on Sunday morning, kick-starting his first official trip to Israel as ...

Israelis Give Thanks to God for Bountiful Rain Season

Hundreds of Israelis on Monday evening convened at the Kotel (Western Wall) and participated in a special prayer session to give thanks to ...

Western Wall Officials Warn Women’s Group Not to Violate Site Regulations

The Women of the Wall organization has rejected a warning by the Ministry of Religious Affairs that police would use force to remove them ...