Liberman Denies King David's Tomb Transfer

Foreign Minister vehemently denies reports, amidst ongoing controversy over papal visit.Tova Dvorin, 5/13/2014, 1:57 PM

Netanyahu 'Asked Rabbi to Allow Giving David's Tomb to Vatican'

An MK Says Netanyahu has contacted the Chief Sephardic Rabbi, asked for halakhic permission to make the move.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 5/1/2014, 5:36 PM

Mount Zion Seder Aims to Assert Jewish Presence

A group of young volunteers plan a outdoor group seder on the slopes of the historic Mount Zion.Ben Bresky & Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2014, 1:49 PM

King David's Tomb to Remain in Israel's Hands

The Prime Minister's Office calls reports that Mount Zion will be transferred to the Vatican 'fundamental lies.'Tova Dvorin , 2/20/2014, 7:31 PM

Report: Vatican Pushing for Control of Mount Zion

Christian leaders push Israel to hand over control of area housing King David’s tomb, ‘last supper’ hall.Maayana Miskin, 2/19/2014, 2:13 AM

‘Govt. to Split Jerusalem – Where are the Rabbis?’

Rabbi Yisrael Ariel wonders at fellow rabbis’ silence over plan to give away Jerusalem holy sites.Maayana Miskin, 1/23/2014, 9:01 AM

Shavuot Organizer: "We Don't Have to Agree, to Love Each Other"

Hundreds are expected to camp out on Mount Zion for Shavuot. Meet the young dynamic organizers who are promoting unity.Ben Bresky, 5/13/2013, 8:46 PM

Hundreds Camp Out on Mount Zion This Past Shavuot

A couple describes what inspired them to organize a mass communal Shavuot celebration on Mount Zion. Photo essay and audio included.Ben Bresky, 5/30/2012, 2:30 PM

Expose: The Vatican Wants to Lay its Hands on Jerusalem

The Vatican is now reiterating demands for control of religious sites in Jerusalem. Jordan's occupation 1948-1967 didn't bother them. Giulio Meotti, Italy, 12/15/2011, 4:14 PM

Free Sukkot Concert on Mt. Zion with Aharit Hayamim Hai

Samet refers to the band's eclectic style as "a combination of Carlebach, klezmer, traditional hassidic music and reggae."Ben Bresky, 10/14/2011, 12:06 AM

Peres Greets Pope in Official Residence

Prior to his visit in Yad Vashem, the Pope called on Pres. Peres in Jerusalem. "Peace" was the theme of the speeches.Hillel Fendel, 5/11/2009, 7:30 PM

Foreign Ministry Denies Plan to Hand Over Mt. Zion Site

Foreign Ministry official denies plan to hand over control of Mt. Zion holy site to Catholic Church, two days before Israel-Vatican meeting.Hillel Fendel, 4/28/2009, 1:54 PM

Israel’s Control of Mt. Zion in Danger

After 10 years of talks with the Vatican concerns are rising that Israel will cede control of King David’s Tomb in Jerusalem.Hillel Fendel, 4/26/2009, 12:00 PM

Mt. Zion Handover: President Denies, Reports Persist

President Katzav's office categorically denies any intention to sign an agreement to give over parts of Mt. Zion to the Catholic Church.Hillel Fendel, 11/3/2005, 2:12 PM