Video: Rebbe of Spinka Visits Joseph's Tomb, Shomron

The Rebbe of Spinka, Rabbi Naftali Tzvi Weisz, heading the largest Hassidic dynasty of that name, visited the Tomb of the Biblical Joseph. Hana Levi Julian, 10/4/2012, 10:26 AM

Admor of Vizhnitz in Historic Shomron Tour

Rav Israel Hager accompanied by hundreds of followers on first visit by Vizhnitz dynasty head in 45 years.Gil Ronen, 8/28/2012, 11:25 AM

Mass Visit to Joseph’s Tomb

More than 2,000 Jews from across the religious spectrum visit Joseph’s Tomb for nighttime prayers.Maayana Miskin, 7/18/2012, 9:43 AM

Russian Chief Rabbi, Top Officials Visit Joseph's Tomb

In the late hours of Saturday night, the Chief Rabbi and other high-ranking officials from Russia visited Joseph's Tomb in Samaria.Chana Ya'ar, 7/1/2012, 11:18 AM

Palestinian Authority ‘Protector’ of Jewish Holy Sites?

The Palestinian Authority has promised to keep Joseph’s Tomb open for Jews but reported last week Jews “broke in” to the holy site. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/19/2012, 10:16 AM

Four US Jews Arrested at Joseph's Tomb

Four Jewish pilgrims from the US who sought access to Joseph's Tomb were arrested at gunpoint by PA police in Shechem.Gabe Kahn., 1/27/2012, 10:01 AM

'Joseph the Righteous' Unites Jews at Shechem

A crowd of 2,000 people, from all stripes of Israeli society, prayed at Joseph’s Tomb on the eve of the new month of Shevat. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/24/2012, 12:33 PM

12 Years after the Murder - Jewish Hikers Return to Mount Eval

For the first time in more than 11 years, hikers returned to Mount Eval for an historic walking tour of the area.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 1/17/2012, 7:53 PM

PA Police Officers Lightly Wound Jew at Joseph's Tomb

Palestinian Authority police officers shot and lightly wounded a Breslov Hassid in Joseph's Tomb overnight Monday.Elad Benari, 12/14/2011, 1:13 AM

Thousands of Jews Pray at Yosef’s Tomb

More than 3,000 Jews prayed at Kever Yosef (Joseph’s Tomb) Tuesday night with Holocaust survivor Rabbi Menachem Mendel Taub. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/18/2011, 12:59 PM

Gush Shalom Denounces Desecration of Joseph's Tomb

Radical left-wing Gush Shalom denounces the desecration of Joseph’s Tomb, but also reminds that the area is a part of ‘Palestine.’Elad Benari, 10/10/2011, 12:14 AM

Video: Jews Pray at the Tomb of Joseph

More than 2,000 Jews entered Kever Yosef for Selichot prayers. "May we return to Kever Yosef and increase our control here."Elad Benari & Hillel Maeir, 10/7/2011, 5:40 AM

Rabbis: will Peres Visit Defiled Synagogue, Too?

Binyamin Rabbis' Council expects nations' leaders to be as shocked about defilement of Jewish sites as they are about a mosque.Gil Ronen, 10/6/2011, 7:04 PM

Rav Berland Tells General: Allow More Visits to Joseph's Tomb

Central Command Head Maj. Gen. Mizrachi asks Breslover rabbi to stop unauthorized forays into Joseph's Tomb.Gil Ronen, 7/31/2011, 9:30 PM

Video: Over 1500 Pray at Joseph’s Tomb Wednesday Night

Rabbi Chaim Druckman and the Rabbi of Mishkoltz among the more than 1500 Jews on 26 buses at Joseph’s tomb Wednesday night. David ben Yacov, 7/28/2011, 12:15 PM

Brig.-Gen. Alon Visits Rabbi Elyashiv

Brigadier-General Nitzan Alon met with Rabbi Yosef Shalom Elyashiv. They discussed the Jewish visits to Joseph’s Tomb.Elad Benari, 7/20/2011, 7:58 AM

IDF Admits Mistakes in Joseph’s Tomb Incident

IDF probe into May 30 incident at Joseph's Tomb determines: IDF's deployment was a mistake, police officers arrived late.Elad Benari, 7/8/2011, 9:16 AM

IDF Refused Entry of MKs and Leading Rabbis to Kever Yosef

The IDF barred Knesset Members and yeshiva rabbis from entering Kever Yosef in Shechem on the anniversary of the death of the Biblical Yosef.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/4/2011, 9:09 AM

Tensions High as IDF Limits Entry into Joseph's Tomb

Minister Yishai and local leader Mesika cancel participation at Tomb event after IDF limits the number of participants. Police fan out. Gil Ronen, 7/3/2011, 7:16 PM

PA Criticized for Honoring Oslo Accords

The PA was criticized for coordinating Jewish visits to Joseph's Tomb after the recent visit of twelve Jewish MKs to the site.Gabe Kahn., 6/17/2011, 1:14 PM

MKs Feel 'Pride and Shame' at Daytime Visit to Tomb of Joseph

MK Ben Ari: "Shame for allowing terrorists to provide security to MKs, and pride that the Nation of Israel does not abandon its history." Gil Ronen, 6/14/2011, 2:31 PM

Video: Twelve MKs in Daytime Visit at Tomb of Joseph

Initial reports say Knesset Members conducted first daytime visit of holy site since 2000 under heavy security with PA cooperation.Gil Ronen and Yoni Kempinski, 6/14/2011, 11:45 AM

Video: IDF Escorts Massive Prayer Rally at Joseph’s Tomb

The army escorted more than 1,500 Jews – secular and religious – to Joseph’s Tomb (Kever Yosef) Sunday night. Fifty remained against IDF orders.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/30/2011, 10:29 AM

MK Ariel: Cancelling Shechem Visit was ‘Scandalous’

NU’s Uri Ariel: “Once again, Ehud Barak surrenders to threats and folds before fear mongering.”Gil Ronen, 5/24/2011, 2:17 PM

Arab Threats Block MKs' Shechem Visit

Intimidated by Arab threats of violence, IDF cancels planned daytime visit by Knesset members to Joseph’s Tomb.Gil Ronen, 5/24/2011, 8:30 AM

MKs to Visit Joseph's Tomb As Arabs Call for Confrontation

IDF allows MKs - but not media - to visit Joseph’s Tomb. Meanwhile, PA Arabs are calling to confront the MKs if the visit takes place.Elad Benari, 5/24/2011, 4:15 AM

Terrorist Was One of PA Killers at Joseph’s Tomb

A "former" terrorist was one of the Palestinian Authority troops who shot at 19 Jews at Kever Yosef last month, killing Ben Yosef Livnat, IDF says.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/11/2011, 10:05 AM

Exposé: ‘Sleeping Soldiers’ Shot at Joseph’s Tomb Worshippers

PA soldiers were sleeping at Joseph’s Tomb while Jews were praying, and then woke up and started shooting wildly, killing Ben Yosef LivnatTzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/8/2011, 12:45 PM

Livnat Family in Sad Visit to Joseph's Tomb

Ben Yosef Livnat's parents, siblings were among the hundreds who entered the Tomb of Joseph last night.Gil Ronen, 5/3/2011, 11:49 AM

Confrontations at Tomb of Joseph

Border Police evict activists who came with permission but holed up in the compound, demanding Israel retake the Tomb.Gil Ronen, 5/3/2011, 9:44 AM

IDF Stops 30 Jews from Entering Joseph's Tomb

In the wake of the PA police murder of Ben Yosef Livnat, another group of Jews attempted to enter the site – and was stopped by the IDF.Hillel Fendel, 4/28/2011, 12:15 PM

IDF: Visits to Joseph's Tomb On the Rise

The military releases its official take on Joseph's Tomb after the murder Sunday.Gil Ronen, 4/27/2011, 6:14 PM

PA Arabs Set Fire to Joseph’s Tomb – Again

Dozens of Palestinian Authority Arabs rioted at Joseph’s Tomb (Kever Yosef) late Tuesday night and set it on fire. The IDF did not intervene. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/27/2011, 10:15 AM

Uzi Dayan: Give Jews Free Access to Joseph's Tomb

Maj.-Gen. (res.) Uzi Dayan believes that the Palestinian Authority policemen who opened fire on Jewish worshipers should face Israeli justice.Aryeh Ben Hayim, 4/26/2011, 3:43 PM

Joseph's Tomb Terror Victim Out of Danger

The “mortally wounded” Jew who was shot at Joseph’s Tomb - no longer in mortal danger. Ben Yosef Livnat's family began sitting shiva Monday night.Hillel Fendel, 4/26/2011, 10:11 AM

Netanyahu Demands 'Severe Steps' Against Livnat Murderer

After remaining silent on Sunday, PM Netanyahu demands PA officials take 'severe steps' against the murderer of Ben Yosef Livnat.Gabe Kahn., 4/25/2011, 10:11 PM

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Prayer at Joseph's Tomb: 2,000 Attend

Two bereaved families join rabbis, soldiers, religious and secular Jews for Rosh Hodesh prayer.Gil Ronen, 4/5/2011, 10:07 AM

Itamar Residents Celebrate Wedding at Joseph's Tomb

The IDF periodically allows Israelis to enter Joseph’s Tomb in Nablus – but no previous visit was ever as moving as the wedding there last night.Hillel Fendel, 3/17/2011, 1:16 PM

Jews Pray at Joseph's Tomb with PA Help

Breslov chassidim manage to reach Joseph's Tomb despite limited visiting hours by bribing PA police.Maayana Miskin, 1/17/2011, 1:14 AM

Chief Rabbis and Chief of Staff on Shechem Visit

The visitors will be guests of the PA. Samaria Jewish leaders are unhappy with the visit, which was not coordinated with them.Gil Ronen, 12/30/2010, 10:16 PM

Prayers for Pollard at Joseph's Tomb

Jews use monthly visit to Joseph's Tomb to pray for Jonathan Pollard's release from prison.Maayana Miskin, 12/29/2010, 8:21 PM

New Cover for Patriarch Joseph's Tombstone

FIrst photographs of the new decorative cover - a finishing touch on the once desecrated, now renovated site.Gil Ronen , 12/28/2010, 9:27 AM

Lighting Chanukah Candles at Joseph's Tomb

Jews are allowed to visit the tomb of Joseph in Shechem in order to light the sixth Chanukah candle. Maayana Miskin, 12/7/2010, 6:39 PM

Contest for Best New Design of Joseph's Tomb

The Samaria Regional Council has teamed up with the University of Ariel to encourage students to design a new Tomb of Joseph complex.INN Staff, 10/21/2010, 5:45 PM

“Barak is Responsible for My Brother’s Death”

Brother of Madhat Yousuf, an IDF soldier killed in Joseph's Tomb in 2000, speaks to Arutz 7.Elad Benari, 10/4/2010, 4:10 AM

Sukkot Celebrated at Renovated Joseph’s Tomb

More than 1,000 people take part in Sukkot prayers at Joseph’s Tomb.Elad Benari, 9/29/2010, 3:12 AM

Complex Nighttime Operation Restores Joseph's Tombstone

Five-ton solid rock lowered onto Patriarch's tomb in place of the one smashed and defiled by PA Muslims. Gil Ronen, 9/27/2010, 1:20 PM

10 Years Without Joseph's Tomb

Hundreds mark the 10th anniversary of the pullout from Joseph’s tomb in a special assembly.Elad Benari, 9/17/2010, 1:43 AM

Jews to Rally at Rebuilt Joseph's Tomb

The tomb of Joseph is rebuilt after 10 years, Jews plan a rally to restore access to the holy site.Maayana Miskin and Rachel Sylvetsky, 9/15/2010, 10:41 PM

PA to Win Contract to Refurbish Joseph’s Tomb?

Land of Israel loyalists, devotedly working for years for Arab-vandalized Joseph’s Tomb, enraged at apparent plans to allow the PA to refurbish it.Hillel Fendel, 8/25/2010, 12:38 PM

Preparing to Rebuild Joseph's Tomb

Chief rabbis issue joint call to rebuild Joseph's Tomb, which is under PA control and has been severely damaged in arson attacks.Maayana Miskin, 8/19/2010, 7:25 PM

Worshippers Stream to Kever Yosef for 'Yesod of Yesod'

More than 1,500 worshippers visit the Tomb of Joseph for the night of 'Yesod of Yesod.'Maayana Miskin, 5/10/2010, 4:32 PM

A Visit to Joseph's Tomb

Jews again ascended to Joseph's tomb, this time on the first day of the Hebrew month of Tammuz, the anniversary of his death.IsraelNN Staff, 6/23/2009, 7:15 PM