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  5/1/2014, Iyar 1, 5774

3,000 Worshippers Visited Joseph’s Tomb Last Night


Roughly 3,000 worshippers - religious, secular and ultra-orthodox - visited Joseph’s Tomb last night (Wednesday). Among those who came to pray was a Haifa city council member, the Mayor of Beitar Illit and the head of the Samarian (Shomron) Regional Council, Gershon Mesika.

The special entry into the tomb was made possible by IDF security forces in conjunction with the Samarian Regional Council and the Joseph’s Tomb Management.