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July 5, 2015 / 18 Tammuz, 5775
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Unanswered Prayer

Settler Woman in Prayer

Photo Credit: Nati Shohat/Flash 90.

A woman stand in prayer atop her home in Ma’aleh Rehavam.

On Wednesday, the government destroyed 11 buildings in Ma’aleh Rehavam, including a school and homes – despite both the settler’s proof of ownership, and a court decision to delay the destruction until further clarification.

It reminds me of the building in Hebron, Beit HaMachpelah, legally purchased by Jews, but forcibly evacuated by the government which rfused to accept that Jews bought the property – until faced with incontrovertible evidence, and even then, it only begrudgingly let the Jewish owners back in, 2 years later.

Bulldozer Destroying Home in Ma'aleh Rahavam

There’s something wrong when things like this happen in the State of Israel.

(In case you’re wondering, the rocks on the roof help keep the aluminum sheets down against the wind, they’re not for throwing.)

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12 Responses to “Unanswered Prayer”

  1. Cynthia Lang says:

    why were the houses destroyed?

  2. No offense by it, just agreeing with The Jewish Press article about the woman standing in prayer. For truly it was terrible, and tragic. My heart goes out to them. Shalom

  3. Should be compensated, they deserve our US aid better than the ones destroying their homes

  4. Dove Waltz says:

    she pray in islam god doubt religion

  5. wth? praying never solved anything, just for show

  6. One day they will live in peace, GOD BLESS ISRAEL FOREVER.

  7. Clo Clo says:

    consessions…for more rockets & terrorism

  8. Prayer may not be unanswered…the answer may just be “no”. Still, it must be very painful.

  9. Prayer may not be unanswered…the answer may just be “no”. Still, it must be very painful.

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