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He Was A Great Rabbi, A Soldier & He Liberated Jerusalem!

I spent the holiest day of the year in the holiest place in the world.

Clean Up the Wall

Western Wall's employees, remove thousands of handwritten notes placed between the ancient stones of the Kotel, the Western Wall, Judaism's second holiest site, in...

Moshe Feiglin: Netanyahu Has Conceded Temple Mount [video]

Netanyahu said that since the Jordanians opposed the bridge, "Of course we agreed." Of course.

Israel Researchers Discover Some of Western Wall Stones Wearing Away

One advantage of erosion of stones at the Kotel is more cracks for people to place prayer notes.

Arabs on Temple Mount Sit on Chairs Stolen from Kotel and Curse Jews

The chair in the photo below was donated in memory of terror victims US-born Dr. Applebaum and his daughter Naava. It (along with others) was stolen from the Kotel by Arabs, who took them to the Temple Mount.

Comparative Religion Studies

The contrast between these two photos is astounding.

Overnight Prayers for Kidnapped Boys at Western Wall

Israel's chief rabbis led prayers Saturday night at the Western Wall for the safe return of boys kidnapped by terrorists.

Do You Need a Meal For Shavuos?

Jeff Seidel will go up to complete strangers at the Kotel, and find them a proper Shabbos meal.

Rabbi Rabinowitz to Pope: ‘The People of Israel Live On, in the Land of...

Before approaching the Holy site the Pope received a briefing on the history of the Temple Mount by a guide using a three dimensional map.

Pope Francis Lashes Out at Nazi Murderers During Yad Vashem Visit

At Yad Vashem, the pontiff questioned the role of G-d in the slaughter of the millions who died during the Holocaust.

Kotel to be Closed Monday Morning for Pope

The Pope's visit will prevent Jewish prayer at the Kotel.

Kotel Closed Due to Lack of Security Guards

Jerusalem police closed the main entrances to the Western Wall plaza this morning (Monday). The Civil Security firm that provides security at the site...

HaTikvah at the Kotel

The IDF sings HaTikvah, the Jewish national anthem, at the kotel in the Jewish holy city of Jerusalem.

Archaeologists Find Ancient Chisel that May Have Helped Build Kotel

The chisel was found along with a gold bell that may have been on the clothes of the High Priest.

Preparations Completed for Priestly Blessing from Jerusalem

Rabbis have been busy with preparations for the traditional Birkat Kohanim, Priestly Blessing, set for Thursday.

Senior PA Minister Says Jews Must Be Banned from Western Wall

Perhaps John Kerry will suggest Israel make a “goodwill” concession and ban Jews from praying at the Western Wall.

Reform and Conservative Jews Upset over Plans for Robinson’s Arch

The Women of the Wall still have an uphill fight ahead of themselves.

Baby Injured in Jerusalem Terror Attack

According to the MDA spokesperson, a baby was injured after being hit in the head with a glass marble that was shot at a group of tourists near the Kotel.

Rabbi Meir Schuster, the ‘Man of the Wall,’ Dies at Age 71

One is remembered for his mitzvahs and good deeds, and Rabbi “Heritage House’ Schuster will be remembered forever.

Canadian MP Failed to Win ‘$Million’ Photo-Op with Harper at Kotel

A Canadian Jewish legislator lost out on an attempt for a “million dollar shot” with Prime Minister Stephen Harper during a visit to the...

Christians Lead Record Year for Tourism in Israel

Israel’s Tourism Ministry’s aggressive pitch to bring Christians to visit Israel has paid off with another record-breaking year for visitors, led by Americans and...

Netanyahu Tells Reform Jews that ‘Peace Is not One-Way Street

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told the Union for Reform Judaism Biennial 2013 conference in a video address Sunday, “Peace is not a one-way...

WOW Blame Jewish Press, Bloggers, for Graffiti

None of us support violence and we found out about the story in the media, just like every one else.

British Rabbis Scold Orthodox Shul for Letting Women Hold Torah

The issue of women becoming involved in synagogue services to the point of holding a Torah scroll is as loaded in the Diaspora than it is in Israel.

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