Articles in "Western Wall"

Municipality Brings Underprivileged Bar Mitzvah Boys to Celebrate at Kotel

A group of 15 bar mitzvah boys from underprivileged families on Monday celebrated their special occasion at the Kotel, Western Wall, to ...

Rare Weight From First Temple Period Unearthed In Jerusalem

In a rare and surprising find, a stone weight from the First Temple period has been discovered in excavations in east Jerusalem, the Israel ...

PM Netanyahu: Israel Is The Nation State Of The Jewish People

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has emphasized that he wants Israel “to be the home of every Jew.” Netanyahu made the remarks ...

Awe and Inspiration During Selichot at The Western Wall

The sound of the shofar was loud and strong. Every few moments a man dressed in white, wearing a Breslov kippah blew into the ram's horn as ...

Stone Drops from Western Wall; No Injuries

A 1-ton stone dropped out of the Western Wall in Jerusalem Monday.  The stone smashed on the ground, near the Robinson’s Arch ...

Tens of Thousands Mark Tisha B’av at Western Wall

Tens of thousands of people thronged to the Western Wall, Safra Square and community centers around the country Saturday night and Sunday ...

Shas MK Leaves Western Wall Committee, Leaving Future in Doubt

Minister of Religious Services David Azoulai, a member of the ultra-Orthodox Shas Party, resigned Sunday from a ministerial committee ...

Austrian PM Sebastian Kurz Visits Western Wall, Yad Vashem

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz visited Yad Vashem, a national Holocaust memorial, met with Austrian Holocaust survivors and laid a ...

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 ...

Tens Of Thousands Attend Priestly Blessing

Some 100,000 people took part in the annual Passover Priestly Blessing at the Western Wall Monday In the ceremony, known in Hebrew as ...