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The Old City in Jerusalem, I'm convinced, can best be appreciated through the eyes of a guide. And if the guide is a religious Jew, all the better.

artists are inspired by the complexity of Jerusalem, where the ... Jerusalem's Old City, where the ancient and modern are in constant touch.
In the winding alleys of the old city and the streets of downtown, the diverse ... Initiated by Mekudeshet, the Jerusalem Season of culture, the ...
Jerusalem (JTA) -- A swastika and the phrase "Death to Jews" was written on a door in the Muslim Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem. The Graffiti, written in ...

An ancient Roman theater is excavated in Jerusalem's Old City, October 16, 2017. Olivier Fitoussi Israel's Antiquities Authority's Dr. Joe Uziel ...
A Palestinian shop owner was hospitalized after hundreds of extremist Israeli settlers rioted in the Jerusalem's Old City, an eyewitness told ...
A Palestinian shop owner was hospitalized after hundreds of Jewish teenagers reportedly rioted in the Muslim Quarter of Jerusalem's Old City ...
While the Israel Antiquities Authority released information about an archaeological find that shed new light on the early Christian community in Israel, thousands ...
On 13 March, a 25-year-old Palestinian man stabbed and injured two Israeli policemen in the Old City of East Jerusalem and was subsequently shot and killed by Israeli forces. Following the incident, Israeli forces raided the family house of the ...
An Armenian official delegation headed by Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian attended the reopening of the Jesus tomb in the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem's Old City. Attending the event were Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, ...
Archbishop Manougian delivered a speech at the reopening ceremony along with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew of the Greek Orthodox Church, Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem, Theophilos II. A message from His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme ...
One such neighborhood is Qatamon which lies just two kilometers south-west of the walls of the Old City; an affluent community which encompassed Jerusalem's bourgeois and upper middle class Palestinian Christian and Muslim families, as well as Greeks, ...
Jerusalem // The newly restored shrine surrounding what is believed to be Jesus's tomb was unveiled at a ceremony in Jerusalem on Wednesday following months of delicate work. religious leaders opened the ceremony at the Church of the Holy ...
Jerusalem (Reuters) - A team of scientists and restorers has completed work on the purported site of Jesus's tomb in Jerusalem's Old City, and it will be re-opened to the public on Wednesday (March 22). The group has worked for the past nine months at ...

"It was really important to see the bench, very flat and almost complete, from the right to the left, almost for the shape of one man [who] can stay on it," said Fr.
archaeologists digging at a digging site of the remains of a citadel used by the Greeks more then 2,000 years ago to control the Temple Mount at the City of David near Jerusalem Old City on November 3, 2015, According to the Israeli Antiquities ...
The police investigation into last week's terror attack in the Old City's Lion's Gate in which two policemen were injured revealed a WhatsApp group named "The Path to Paradise.
Jerusalem - Israeli police say troops shot and killed a Palestinian assailant who stabbed two policemen in the Old City in Jerusalem. police spokeswoman Luba Samri said the assailant attacked the two officers early on March 13. She said they engaged in ...
Richard Gere with the Palestinian Ja'abari family in the old city of Hebron on Friday. .... Speaking by phone to Arab News from the American Colony Hotel in East Jerusalem, Gere called Fayyad "an old friend and one of the smartest Palestinians I know."
To achieve its goals, the group has used subterfuge to buy dozens of homes in the Old City's Muslim quarter and then settle them with Jewish religious extremists, often turning the buildings into yeshivas, or Jewish seminaries.
Jesus travels (downhill) from the Mount of Olives on Palm Sunday into Jerusalem (uphill). Jerusalem is built on a number of mountains.
The Old City of Jerusalem is a treasure trove of spiritual history hidden in the labyrinth of swarms of people strolling over ancient cobblestones, festive colours, enchanting smells and interesting faces that walk past you and disappear forever ...
Jerusalem - The Villa Brown Jerusalem, the newest addition to the Brown Hotels group, is a 24-room boutique hotel property that will redefine contemporary hospitality in the holy city of Jerusalem.
The apartment, which has 270 sq.m. and a 30-sq.m. sukkah balcony, has a panoramic view of the Old City of Jerusalem.
It's fucking mayhem," Laurie said to a packed auditorium at the 170-year-old Jerusalem YMCA across from the famed King David Hotel overlooking the Old City. It was the most well-attended part of the event for sure, but the thoughts put out by producers ...
An Israeli flag waves in front of a mosque in the Arab quarter of Jerusalem's Old City on November 14, 2016. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he backed a bill limiting the volume of calls to prayer from mosques, a proposal critics have ...
President Trump's pick for Israel envoy donated to a controversial organization that plants Jewish settlers in the Muslim quarter of Jerusalem's Old City in order to cement Jewish control there, Haaretz reported. Friedman has given multiple donations ...
The League "considers setting up any diplomatic mission in Jerusalem or moving it to the city an explicit attack on the rights of the Palestinian people and all Muslims and Christians", Tuesday's resolution read.
Sounds of the Old City is an exciting music festival that will take place in the Old City of Jerusalem. The festival is unique as it incorporates the different cultures and religions of the city.
He will meet with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, tour Yad Vashem and the Western Wall and attend a security briefing at Jerusalem's Old City police Headquarters. He'll also host a New York state-Israel Economic Development working lunch with the ...
Encased within towering walls that came up sometime during the 16th century, Sharon told me that the Old City of Jerusalem was made up of four rough quarters, designated Jewish, Christian, Armenian and Muslim. As we took an arbitrary path through them ...
In 2004, debris was transferred to camps set up at Tzurim Valley National Park, overlooking the Old City of Jerusalem. Here, a sifting project was begun and, over the years, the Temple Mount debris dumped in the Kidron Valley was moved to the sifting ...
Israelis march in support of IDF troops fighting in the Gaza Strip in the Old City of Jerusalem, July 31, 2014. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90).
The starting point to all that is through the 16th century Jaffa Gate, which leads into Jerusalem's emblematic and history-packed Old City. Best to make a head start in order to avoid the crowds, especially if you visit the city during the peak summer ...
Israeli soldiers abducted, on Thursday at noon, a Palestinian man in Salaheddin Street, close to the Sahera Gate of the Old City of occupied East Jerusalem. Eyewitnesses said the soldiers stopped the young man, and assaulted him while interrogating him ...
Israel Prize winner David Rubinger, whose lens captured key moments in Israeli history and helped define the nation's collective consciousness, dies at 92.
I am Palestinian, and I was born in Jerusalem long before Israel was established. Mine was one of the city's leading families, tracing our roots in the Holy Land for centuries.
Israel considers Jerusalem its capital, but the United Nations recognizes East Jerusalem, including the Old City, to be part of Palestine. A number of nations do not recognize the city's annexation by Israel and believe that its status must be ...
When the startup world talks Israel, they think they're only talking one city: Tel Aviv. There are other Municipalities that pop onto our radars like Ramat Gan, ...
Last Wednesday night, Jerusalem's First Station was the spot for the local scene's monthly HappyHourJLM meetup, organized by local non-profit Made in JLM in no small part thanks to the organization's Head of Events Rachel Rosenzweig.
Jerusalem - As destination weddings go, it wasn't too shabby. Overlooking Judaism's holiest site, the 2,000-year-old Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City, some 30 Portland-area residents gathered on a brisk Tuesday evening to do the Israeli circle ...
As we stood on the Mount of Olives overlooking the Kidron Valley, we saw the city of Jerusalem across the way. I thought that that was a sight that Jesus looked out upon 2,000 years ago.
If Israel is the Holy Land, then, Jerusalem, its capital, is the Holy City. And within that city there is a section that is surrounded by a thick and high wall.
Jerusalem Marathon partisans speak of being uplifted by the route's brief sojourn in the Old City and the magnificent views of it from other neighborhoods - several interviewees used the term "running through history" - and by large crowds of cheering ...
"You have to sign this paper agreeing that you are not allowed to come to the Old City of Jerusalem for 15 days. Do you understand?
Meanwhile the week-long festival allows visitors to indulge their traditional side if they wish, while also catching a glimpse of life beyond the walls of the Old City. Millions of tourists visit Jerusalem every year - and for good reason. Rubbing ...
I'm used to frequent nighttime police raids in East Jerusalem. But a particularly frightening episode led me to seek solace in a childhood obsession: the NBA.


 

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