Demand: Temporary injunction against Women of the Wall

Supreme Court urged to prevent Women of the Wall from holding monthly Rosh Chodesh service at Western Wall plaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 1:44 AM

'Kotel belongs to everyone, even Christians'

Labor party leader pledges to implement Western Wall deal if elected Prime Minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2018, 8:34 PM

Arabs spray tear gas inside bus

Bus making way to Western Wall Saturday night attacked inside with tear gas; canister found hidden on body of suspect, two arrested.Mordechai Sones, 6/10/2018, 10:20 AM

A clear message to the Women of the Wall

Attorney General says Women of the Wall must pray in designated area and can be removed from Western Wall if they do not comply.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2018, 4:27 PM

Women file complaint after being abused by Women of the Wall

Women of the Wall push, verbally abuse, women and teens praying at Western Wall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2018, 11:30 AM

The profound meaning of the US Embassy move to Jerusalem

The symbolic act performed by President Trump - and supported by tens of millions of fundamentalist Christians who are well versed in the Bible - was recognition of a special kind.Rabbi Nachman Kahana, 5/17/2018, 7:53 PM

LIBA: Why do we succumb to provocations?

Liba Center demands Western Wall Heritage Foundation take greater action to stop provocations by Women of the Wall on Rosh Chodesh.Uzi Baruch, 5/14/2018, 9:40 PM

Watch: Jerusalem Day celebrations at the Western Wall

Thousands celebrate Israel's 51st Jerusalem Day at Western Wall Plaza in the Old City of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2018, 8:14 PM

Watch: Thousands of yeshiva students celebrate at Western Wall

Thousands from institutes of Torah study from around the country gather for festive prayers in honor of Jerusalem Day.Hezki Baruch, 5/13/2018, 12:29 PM

Watch: Dance and celebration at Western Wall

Thousands arrive for Jerusalem Day at Western Wall. Later, tens of thousands crowd Western Wall plaza climaxing with main evening rally.Mordechai Sones, 5/13/2018, 9:44 AM

Prayers at the southern plaza of the Kotel, as well

Festive evening prayer for Jerusalem Day takes place at Western Wall's southern plaza. Dozens in attendance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/13/2018, 8:33 AM

Special prayer service at Western Wall

Chief rabbis participate in prayer service in honor of Jerusalem and for resolution of conflict with Iran.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2018, 11:25 AM

Alibaba CEO visits Western Wall

'Teach history, preserve the tradition, and honor what our forefathers did.'Mordechai Sones, 5/1/2018, 8:00 PM

Watch: Haredi soldiers pray at Western Wall

Haredi soldiers 'sworn in' to IDF in special ceremony at the Western Wall. Rabbis: Haredi soldiers ensure Holocaust never happens again.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2018, 3:38 PM

US Ambassador visits Western Wall for Priestly blessing

US Amb. David Friedman attends mass Priestly Blessing ceremony at the Western Wall, held twice a year, during Passover and Sukkot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2018, 9:53 AM

'What if Jews were restricted at Kotel like on Temple Mount?'

Temple Mount activists 'check' for Jewish religious items at entrance to Western Wall, mirroring searches of Jews visiting Temple Mount.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2018, 5:34 PM

The archaeologists versus the Kotel plan

'Jewish history is being trampled to satisfy a religious minority that hasn't been satisfied in the past-and likely won't be in the future.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2018, 11:10 AM

'Platoon of the Wall' House to reopen for first time in 80 years

Museum opens in Old City of Jerusalem in headquarters of youth group which blew the shofar in defiance of British Mandate policy.Gary Willig, 3/28/2018, 4:48 PM

Thousands to participate in Priestly Blessing at Western Wall

This Monday during the Passover holiday, traditional Priestly Blessing to take place in Western Wall Plaza. Thousands expected to attend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2018, 3:17 PM

Jerusalem mayor hints at 'important decision' next week

Mayor Nir Barkat, who recently declined to run for reelection, hints at possible announcement for Knesset bid after visiting Western Wall.David Rosenberg, 3/23/2018, 12:36 PM

Watch: Notes removed from Western Wall

Ahead of Passover, prayer notes placed in Western Wall removed and stones of the wall checked.Orli Harari, 3/20/2018, 1:48 PM

'Reform is disappearing while the Orthodox community is growing'

Over 40 Orthodox businessmen from the US visit Israel, speak to PM Netanyahu, ministers, and MKs, rebut claims by the Reform Movement.Haim Lev, 2/28/2018, 2:10 PM

A special Bar Mitzvah at the Western Wall

18 immigrants from Ethiopia celebrate their Bar Mitzvahs with US students and singing at Western Wall in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2018, 6:12 PM

'Gov't working on alternative Western Wall plan'

Likud minister says government preparing alternative to Reform-backed Western Wall plan cancelled in January.David Rosenberg, 2/19/2018, 12:59 PM

Haredi women call on Western Wall rabbi to end body searches

Group of haredi women pen letter to Rabbi of Western Wall, asking him to put an end to the invasive searches they were forced to undergo.Tzvi Lev, 2/1/2018, 5:12 PM

Watch: What did VP Pence write at the Western Wall?

US Vice President Mike Pence writes note in guestbook during historic visit to Jerusalem holy site.Gary Willig, 1/23/2018, 5:24 PM

Mike Pence: Western Wall visit was ' very inspiring'

Vice President Mike Pence wraps up his trip to Israel with a visit to the Western Wall in Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 1/23/2018, 2:43 PM

Petition aims to refute Reform movement's claims in Israel

Coalition for Jewish Values calls on US Jews to support Western Wall status quo, reject Reform Movement claim to represent 'Diaspora Jewry.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2018, 11:27 PM

'Fighting with the Reform Movement won't help anything'

Jerusalem Chief Rabbi presents his own solution to Western Wall dispute to preserve sanctity of the site while giving Reform place to pray.Hezki Baruch, 1/14/2018, 10:29 PM

'Dividing Western Wall for the Reform will divide the people'

Head of Ateret Cohanim says Chief Rabbinate must approve any change at Western Wall, site must be respected as a synagogue.Benny Toker, 1/14/2018, 9:18 PM

Israeli government declares: Western Wall deal cancelled

State attorney tells high court State considers deal to expand Reform section at Western Wall 'null and void'.Gary Willig, 1/14/2018, 3:49 PM

State Dep. urges Israel to bar Jewish prayer on Temple Mount

Annual State Dep. report shows department urged Israel to curtail Jewish prayer on Temple Mount, agree to Reform demands at Western Wall.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2018, 6:20 PM

Watch: Thousands pray for rain at Western Wall

Minister Uri Ariel calls for mass prayer held at Western Wall for end to severe multi-year drought.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2017, 5:28 PM

Winter's finally here: Week starts off with rain - and snow

Israel receives two days of much-needed rain as meteorologists predict another dry winter.Chana Roberts, 12/25/2017, 10:26 AM

Both sides got it wrong on Jerusalem embassy

President Trump may be using the State Department to play a little game of good cop/bad cop. Or, in this case, Good Trump/Bad State Department.Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 12/21/2017, 11:59 PM

Watch: J'lem Bar Mitzvah event for children of terror victims

Ceremony for 65 children whose parents were murdered or injured in terror attacks starts at Western Wall, ending at President's Residence.Mordechai Sones, 12/21/2017, 2:37 PM

Report: Pence wanted press conference at Kotel

VP reportedly asked to hold press conference at Western Wall during trip to Israel but Kotel rabbi disapproved. Trip has since been delayed.Ido Ben Porat, 12/19/2017, 3:13 AM

Pence expected to make first state visit to Western Wall

VP likely to be escorted to Western Wall by senior Israeli official, marking first time senior US official makes state visit to OId City.David Rosenberg, 12/18/2017, 12:18 PM

U.S. expects Western Wall to be part of Israel

Administration official says Washington cannot envision situation under which the Western Wall would not be a part of Israel.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/15/2017, 9:30 PM

Vice President Pence's first stop: The Western Wall

Mike Pence asks to be taken directly to Western Wall from airport after landing in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2017, 9:49 PM

Western Wall dedicates Menorah lighting to Holocaust survivors

"We survived because of our strong desire to live, because we expelled despair and believed that better times would come.'Tzvi Lev, 12/14/2017, 6:48 PM

Watch: US Ambassador lights Hanukkah menorah at Western Wall

Amb. Friedman participates in candle-lighting ceremony at Western Wall. 'A great honor to light the candles in J'lem - capital of Israel.'Nitzan Keidar, 12/13/2017, 7:43 PM

Watch: Giant Hanukkah menorah set up at Western Wall

On each day of Hanukkah, the giant menorah at the Western Wall will be lit in a festive ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2017, 1:49 PM

Holocaust survivor visits Western Wall for first time

Avraham Takacz, who immigrated to Israel from Ukraine, fulfills dream and visits Kotel.Mordechai Sones, 12/5/2017, 5:30 PM

Bar mitzvah for boy rescued from Arab village

Not an eye remained dry the moment the Bar Mitzvah boy donned his tefillin after being rescued from an Arab village.Mordechai Sones, 11/28/2017, 6:54 PM

US Reform leaders clash with security guards at Western Wall

Rick Jacobs, president of US Reform movement among leaders involved in tussle at Jerusalem holy site.JTA, 11/16/2017, 8:41 PM

Watch: Holocaust survivors celebrate Bar Mitzvah at the Kotel

45 Holocaust survivors celebrate their Bar and Bat Mitzvah at the Western Wall after being unable to do so during the war period.Ido Ben Porat, 11/16/2017, 12:10 AM

Netanyahu: We offered assistance to Iran earthquake victims

Netanyahu reveals to JFNA General Assembly that Israel offered assistance to victims of the earthquake in Iraq.Elad Benari, 11/14/2017, 11:29 PM

45 Holocaust survivors celebrate Bar Mitzvahs at Western Wall

More than 70 years after World War II ended, 45 Holocaust survivors in Israel finally get a chance to celebrate their bar and bat mitzvahs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2017, 12:49 PM

Moldovan Prime Minister visits the Western Wall

Pavel Filip, Prime Minister of Moldova, visits the Western Wall, meets grandson of the Chief Rabbi of Moldova.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2017, 12:06 AM

Watch: Who's that at the Western Wall?

Actor, rapper Will Smith spotted at Western Wall. 'Jerusalem is a very powerful place. I'm honored to be here.'David Rosenberg, 11/9/2017, 4:35 PM

Rabbis demand Reform leaders disavow anti-Orthodox rhetoric

Coalition for Jewish Values demands Association of Reform Zionists of America disavow comparison between Israelis, Orthodox to segregation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2017, 8:24 PM

US Secretary of the Treasury visits Western Wall

Steven Mnuchin visits Western Wall, prays for health, peace, and prosperity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2017, 2:29 PM

For the first time: Second Hakafot at the Western Wall

Thousands attend first ever official celebration of second day of Simchat Torah at the Western Wall.Gary Willig, 10/12/2017, 11:43 PM

Thousands at Western Wall for Hoshana Rabbah prayers

Watch: Prayers and songs as thousands attend early morning prayers at Western Wall on Hoshana Rabbah.Yoni Kempinski, 10/11/2017, 9:46 AM

Culture Minister: We are nothing without G-d

Thousands participate in inspirational evening and selichot prayers at the Western Wall.Ido Ben Porat, 9/28/2017, 10:45 AM

Watch: Central slichot event at Western Wall

Kotel plaza packed, as Tzfat chief rabbi Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu leads repentance prayers ahead of Yom Kippur.Arutz 20, 9/26/2017, 11:19 AM