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  9/22/2013, Tishrei 18, 5774

Priestly Blessing to Take Place at Kotel This Morning


Tens of thousands are expected this morning (Sunday) at the Western Wall of the Temple in Jerusalem to participate in the Bircat HaCohanim - the traditional Priestly Blessing.

Officiating at the prayer will be Israel's Chief Rabbis, Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef and Rabbi David Lau.  The Rabbis will be receiving the pilgrims at a sukkah at the Western Wall.