Cave Of Patriarchs

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'We live here 40 years and now we are 90 families in Hevron'

'We live here 40 years and now we are 90 families in Hevron'

Arutz Sheva speaks to Ruth Himzi, founding member of the Jewish community in Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/11/2019 20:45
'Every house purchased here is bringing life back to Hevron'

'Every house purchased here is bringing life back to Hevron'

Arutz Sheva speaks to Aryeh Gottlieb, a new resident to Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/11/2019 14:47
'In the beginning we had to live in the army compound'

'In the beginning we had to live in the army compound'

Exclusive interview with Rabanit Miriam Levinger, one of the first Jewish residents to return to Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/11/2019 13:28
Pencil case, notebook, and knife: Arrested in Hevron

Pencil case, notebook, and knife: Arrested in Hevron

15-year-old Muslim arrested near Cave of Patriarchs after knife discovered in backpack.Mordechai Sones, 11/09/2019 15:15
Rabbi Yosef: Full gender separation in Cave of the Patriarchs

Rabbi Yosef: Full gender separation in Cave of the Patriarchs

Rishon LeZion publishes letter signed by rabbis Dov Lior, Avigdor Neventzal, Shmuel Rabinowitz calling for strict separation in cave.Hezki Baruch, 29/01/2019 16:49
Jews enter two new houses in Hevron

Jews enter two new houses in Hevron

Residents of Jewish community enter two houses adjacent to Tomb of Patriarchs: 'An historic step in redeeming the Land.'Mordechai Sones, 27/03/2018 00:15
Stabbing attack foiled near Tomb of the Patriarchs

Stabbing attack foiled near Tomb of the Patriarchs

3 Arab women nabbed carrying knives at entrance to Hevron holy site.David Rosenberg, 11/01/2018 18:15
Arab teen nabbed with knife near Hevron holy site

Arab teen nabbed with knife near Hevron holy site

Border Police catch Arab teen attempting to enter Tomb of the Patriarchs in Hevron with a concealed knife.David Rosenberg, 27/11/2017 09:45
35,000 Jews spend Shabbat in Hevron

35,000 Jews spend Shabbat in Hevron

Kiryat Arba, Hevron streets fill with caravans and tents as Jews from Israel and the Diaspora gather for Shabbat.Eliran Aharon, 11/11/2017 20:34
Hevron man caught with knife - in his sock

Hevron man caught with knife - in his sock

Arab resident of Hevron arrested after attempting to sneak knife past Israeli guards at holy site.David Rosenberg, 08/11/2017 08:22
IDF: Go and have fun, we're protecting you

IDF: Go and have fun, we're protecting you

Tens of thousands flood Hevron over the Chol Hamoed holiday under the watchful IDF soldiers.Tzvi Lev, 10/10/2017 19:56
Thousands celebrate Sukkot in Hevron

Thousands celebrate Sukkot in Hevron

Despite rain, thousands celebrate holiday in Hevron, including prayer services in the Tomb of the Patriarchs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/10/2017 14:47
Arab arrested with knife at entrance to Tomb of Patriarchs

Arab arrested with knife at entrance to Tomb of Patriarchs

Border Police arrest Arab teen attempting to enter Hevron holy site with concealed knife.David Rosenberg, 12/09/2017 09:34
Latest UNESCO resolution targets Hevron, Jerusalem

Latest UNESCO resolution targets Hevron, Jerusalem

Israel scrambles to block PA-backed resolution declaring Tomb of the Patriarchs a 'Muslim shrine', denying Israeli sovereignty in Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 26/06/2017 13:34
Watch: Justice Minister Shaked tours Hevron, promises to build

Watch: Justice Minister Shaked tours Hevron, promises to build

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked (Jewish Home) toured Hevron, saying 'in ten days time all excuses will be gone. We must build and build.'Yoel Domb, 10/01/2017 12:09
Live: Thousands in Hevron for Pesach celebrations

Live: Thousands in Hevron for Pesach celebrations

After tens of thousands attend Priestly Blessing in Jerusalem, celebrations move to the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hevron.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/04/2016 14:55
Hevron's Jews: We Expected Better Treatment

Hevron's Jews: We Expected Better Treatment

Jews will only be allowed into the Yitzchak Hall of the Cave of Patriarchs on Yom Kippur Eve, not on Yom Kippur itself.Oranit Etzer, 03/10/2014 00:15
Disgrace Redux

Disgrace Redux

, 20/08/2013 07:08
Video: Arab Vandalizes Cave of Machpelah Mezuza

Video: Arab Vandalizes Cave of Machpelah Mezuza

Security footage clearly shows the vandal in action.Gil Ronen, 05/08/2013 11:44
Again: Cave of Machpelah Mezuzah Torn Out

Again: Cave of Machpelah Mezuzah Torn Out

The desecration was caught on security camera footage and suspects were detained.Gil Ronen, 03/08/2013 22:04
Hevron: Muslims Desecrate Jewish Holy Site

Hevron: Muslims Desecrate Jewish Holy Site

Tomb of the Patriarchs is Judaism's second holiest site.Ari Soffer, 13/07/2013 22:56
Singer Calls for Messiah in Hevron Appearance

Singer Calls for Messiah in Hevron Appearance

Amir Benayoun sings his hit 'Standing at the Gate,' directed at the Messiah, outside Cave of Machpelah.Gil Ronen, 25/06/2013 01:42
Islamists: Bennett 'Defiled' Cave of Patriarchs

Islamists: Bennett 'Defiled' Cave of Patriarchs

Al Aqsa Foundation unhappy with Bayit Yehudi tour of Hevron.Gil Ronen, 13/04/2013 22:25
Hevron: Arab Woman Arrested in Stabbing Attempt

Hevron: Arab Woman Arrested in Stabbing Attempt

20 year old squirts pepper spray at Border Police, admits she wanted to stab a soldier.Gil Ronen, 26/07/2012 19:37
Border Police Officer Stabbed in Hevron

Border Police Officer Stabbed in Hevron

A Border Police officer was lightly wounded in a Hevron stabbing attack; terrorist shot, resuscitatedGabe Kahn, 04/06/2012 20:59
Photo Essay in Hevron: ‘Let Jews Live Here’

Photo Essay in Hevron: ‘Let Jews Live Here’

Thousands of Jews are visiting Hevron during Passover and signing a petition demanding that Jews be allowed to live in a home they bought.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/04/2012 10:33
Fire in Machpela Cave

Fire in Machpela Cave

Cave was emptied of worshipers for 30 minutes as Border Police put out the blaze. No one hurt, no serious damage.Gil Ronen, 09/04/2012 11:14
Cave of Machpela, Rachel's Tomb 'Not Neglected'

Cave of Machpela, Rachel's Tomb 'Not Neglected'

Ministerial Committee for Heritage Program approves 13 projects at cost of NIS 72.5M.Gil Ronen, 14/02/2012 18:17
Is Israel Conceding Rachel's Tomb as PA Site?

Is Israel Conceding Rachel's Tomb as PA Site?

The PA wants UNESCO to declare the Patriarchs’ Cave and Rachel’s Tomb as its heritage sites. Israel is excluding them from its own list.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 14/02/2012 10:27
Video: Hevron Festival Draws Thousands

Video: Hevron Festival Draws Thousands

Shlomo Katz, Yishai Lapidot, Yosef Chaim Shwekey and more were on hand at the annual 2-day Hevron Sukkot Festival. Ben Bresky & Hezki Baruch, 19/10/2011 12:31
Knesset members also visit

Knesset members also visit

During the past weekend, an estimated 25,000 people gathered to celebrate the Festival of Sukkot at the Cave of Patriarchs in Hevron. Anav Silverman, 17/10/2011 19:24
PA Plan: Use UN to Cement Claims to Jewish Sites

PA Plan: Use UN to Cement Claims to Jewish Sites

The PA plans to use anticipated membership in UN committee to make claims on Jewish holy sites in Judea, Samaria.Maayana Miskin, 10/10/2011 14:54
Special Arrangements for Yom Kippur in Hevron

Special Arrangements for Yom Kippur in Hevron

Israelis have begun a new tradition of spending Yom Kippur in Hevron. Registration is on.A7 Staff, 21/09/2011 19:10
Patriarchs' Cave Roof Collapses

Patriarchs' Cave Roof Collapses

Welcome rains are drenching Israel from the Golan to the Negev, but they also bought down a makeshift tarp roof at the Patriarchs’ Cave in Hevron.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 31/01/2011 11:40
Rooting for a roof!

Rooting for a roof!

, 30/01/2011 00:00
Machpela miracles

Machpela miracles

, 03/01/2011 00:00
Cave of Patriarchs to Open 24/7

Cave of Patriarchs to Open 24/7

IDF commander approved request to let visitors into the Cave for nighttime Selichot prayers between Rosh HaShana and Yom Kippur. Gil Ronen, 25/08/2010 17:40
Jerusalem Mufti Provoking War?

Jerusalem Mufti Provoking War?

Moslem cleric lighting one match too many? Mufti Muhammad Hussein says Israeli sovereignty in Jerusalem, Hevron could start religious war. Hillel Fendel, 18/08/2010 10:43