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Amb. Friedman: I prayed for all those afflicted by Covid-19

Amb. Friedman: I prayed for all those afflicted by Covid-19

US Ambassador participated in scaled-down priestly blessing. "If there’s one thing that can’t be overdone during these times, it's prayer"Yoni Kempinski, 05/10/2020 10:21
US Ambassador joins scaled-down Birkat Kohanim at the Kotel

US Ambassador joins scaled-down Birkat Kohanim at the Kotel

Just 20 people to be allowed at Sukkot Birkat Kohanim at Western Wall. 'I will pray for God's mercy,' says Ambassador Friedman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/10/2020 08:42
Watch: Mass Birkat Kohanim event at the Western Wall

Watch: Mass Birkat Kohanim event at the Western Wall

40,000 gather at the Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City for Birkat Kohanim priestly blessing event during Sukkot festival.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/10/2019 10:43
Thousands attend Priestly Blessing at the Western Wall

Thousands attend Priestly Blessing at the Western Wall

Jews from all over the world join US Amb. Friedman at Western Wall for the Priestly Blessing. Watch this special event live.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/09/2018 14:07
Watch: Jerusalem mayor after Priestly Blessing at Western Wall

Watch: Jerusalem mayor after Priestly Blessing at Western Wall

Jerusalem mayor wishes Israelis a happy Sukkot holiday, praises holiday unity.Yoni Kempinski, 26/09/2018 13:06
Nasso: The Kohen's blessing

Nasso: The Kohen's blessing

Insights into people in the Torah: The Torah Portion of NASSO, Numbers 4:21–7:89 Moshe Kempinski, 24/05/2018 07:20
US Ambassador: These are not peaceful protests

US Ambassador: These are not peaceful protests

US Amb. David Friedman, at the Kotel for Priestly Blessing ceremony, talks about Gaza protests and Jerusalem.Eliran Aharon, 02/04/2018 11:33
US Ambassador visits Western Wall for Priestly blessing

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, 02/04/2018 09:53
'The Jewish People at its best'

'The Jewish People at its best'

Thousands present at Kotel priestly blessing. Minister Ariel: 'With G-d's help, PM will allow all Jews to ascend to the site of our Temple.'Hezki Baruch, 08/10/2017 13:20
Birkat Hakohanim at the Western Wall - in pictures

Birkat Hakohanim at the Western Wall - in pictures

Tens of thousands attend mass Priestly Blessing in Old City of Jerusalem during Passover festival.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/04/2017 07:53
Watch: Priestly blessing at Western Wall

Watch: Priestly blessing at Western Wall

Thousands attend special annual Passover 'Birkat Kohanim' service at Western Wall in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/04/2017 08:54
Thousands flood Kotel for Priestly Blessing

Thousands flood Kotel for Priestly Blessing

Watch as the Jewish people gather for the annual Birkat Kohanim ceremony.Arutz Sheva staff, 25/04/2016 11:34
PA Media: Birkat Kohanim? Jewish 'Desecration'

PA Media: Birkat Kohanim? Jewish 'Desecration'

Forget the Temple Mount - Palestinian Press Agency says Western Wall is Muslim, Jewish Priestly Blessings 'desecrate' it.Ari Soffer, 30/09/2015 22:42
Watch: 50,000 Attend Birkat Hakohanim at the Kotel

Watch: 50,000 Attend Birkat Hakohanim at the Kotel

Tens of thousands attended the priestly blessing ceremony at the Kotel, and rabbis continue to greet the faithful until noon.Arutz Sheva staff, 06/04/2015 10:30
Police, Troops on Alert at  Kotel After Arab Riots

Police, Troops on Alert at Kotel After Arab Riots

Thousands of police and IDF troops will be on duty Thursday at the Kotel in the wake of Arab rioting on the Temple Mount Wednesday.Moshe Cohen, 17/04/2014 07:36
'You Feel Like You're On Top of the World'

'You Feel Like You're On Top of the World'

Rabbi Efraim Shore of the Aish HaTorah organization shares a message of unity at the priestly blessings in JerusalemYoni Kempinski and Ari Soffer, 22/09/2013 23:37
'We Prayed for This for Thousands of Years'

'We Prayed for This for Thousands of Years'

Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat tells of his feelings experiencing the "birkat kohanim" and the Kotel. "No one should take this for granted."Yoni Kempinski and Ari Soffer, 22/09/2013 23:12