Western Wall


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Western Wall

Judaism a wall in Jerusalem, the last extant part of the Temple of Herod, held sacred by Jews as a place of prayer and pilgrimage
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The Western Wall is the holiest site where Jews are permitted to pray.
Jerusalem [Israel], Dec 27 ( ANI ): Israel's Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz on Wednesday announced that a train station set to be built adjacent to Jerusalem's Western Wall and will be named after United States President Donald Trump.
US Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to hold an official visit to the Western Wall on Wednesday after his arrival in Israel.
US Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to visit the Western Wall during his visit to Israel on Dec.
org/western_wall_sites/western_wall_tunnels/) tunnels underneath the Western Wall that run below Jerusalem's Old City area.
Rachel's Tomb and Hevron, Jerusalem and the Western Wall are not Jewish enough for UNESCO.
President Donald Trump made a historic visit to Jerusalem's Western Wall on Monday, standing before the holiest place where Jews are permitted to pray and saying a few words before inserting a note between the monumental stones.
Today in Jerusalem, as part of President Donald Trump's first foreign trip, the Trump family visited the Western Wall.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the pact to develop an egalitarian prayer space at the Western Wall will have to be transformed and refurbished.
JERUSALEM * American Jews are celebrating an Israeli government decision to greatly expand--and fund--a pluralistic egalitarian prayer section adjacent to the Western Wall plaza as a first step toward official Israeli recognition of non-Orthodox streams of Judaism.
This article analyzes the struggle of the Women of the Wall (WoW), a minority group of religious, activist, and feminist women challenging the Orthodox, male, hegemonic status quo at Judaism's holiest site: the Western Wall.
JERUSALEM - At least 50,000 Jewish worshippers attended a prayer ceremony at Jerusalem's Western Wall on Monday as Israel marked the week-long Passover festival, police said.

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