Samaria Council Chairman and Elon Moreh resident Gershon Mesika congratulated local resident Menachem Shimshi for his victory in the Bible quiz for adults Tuesday night. "The Bible, the most important of all books is the ultimate proof of our right the Land of Israel. Our eternal hold on the land depends on our constant study of the Bible. We are proud of this Samaria resident who obtained the coveted title of national Bible expert. The children of Samaria are known for their vast knowledge of the Bible, and tonight the adults have joined their ranks," said Mesika.