What Jerusalem means to me

Rabbi Sacks taks about his Jerusalem.

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Former Chief Rabbi Lord Sacks,

Old City in Jerusalem
Old City in Jerusalem

As we celebrate Yom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day) on the 23rd / 24th May, and the 50th anniversary of the reunification of our beloved city, here are a few thoughts about what Jerusalem means to me.

The first time I looked down from Mount Scopus to the Old City, I realized that this is where the Mishnaic scholars stood, where they walked.