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First Temple-era find in Jerusalem sheds light on ancient Judea

First Temple-era find in Jerusalem sheds light on ancient Judea

Watch: Names of ancient Israelite kings found on seals discovered in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/09/2017 11:46
Watch: Evidence of Babylonian destruction of Jerusalem found

Watch: Evidence of Babylonian destruction of Jerusalem found

Days before Tisha B'Av fast, excavation unearths artifacts from Kingdom of Judea in 1st Temple period - and evidence of city's destruction.David Rosenberg, 26/07/2017 12:00
Temple Mount earth-sifting project will continue

Temple Mount earth-sifting project will continue

After PM intervenes, it is agreed that sifting project currently in force on the Temple Mount will continue to get funding.Nitsan Keidar, 05/04/2017 17:27
Thousands tour City of David on Sukkot holiday

Thousands tour City of David on Sukkot holiday

Families enjoy free tours and festive fun in Jerusalem's Old City during Sukkot.Aviad Even-Chen, 20/10/2016 16:18
'I'll strengthen Jewish identity in Diaspora'

'I'll strengthen Jewish identity in Diaspora'

Education, Diaspora Ministries aid Jewish study programs abroad.Orli Harari, 27/06/2016 20:41
Lapid: Temple’s ruin is temporary

Lapid: Temple’s ruin is temporary

Chairman of secularist Yesh Atid visited Ir David and was moved by what he saw.Ido Ben Porat, 27/06/2016 20:36
Jewish community in Silwan expands

Jewish community in Silwan expands

Leftist NGO blasts Jewish construction in historic Jerusalem neighborhood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/05/2016 10:19
Jews at City of David Enter a New Structure

Jews at City of David Enter a New Structure

After a 3-year court battle, Jews enter a structure next to Beit Yehonatan, which once served as a synagogue.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 06/05/2015 11:48
24-Hour Security Detail for Minister Ariel, Too

24-Hour Security Detail for Minister Ariel, Too

Terrorists threatened to harm Jewish Home construction minister who supports Temple Mount prayer, intends to move to City of David.Gil Ronen, 15/11/2014 21:51
Terrorists Attack Jerusalem Home with Firebombs

Terrorists Attack Jerusalem Home with Firebombs

Terror wave in and around the capital continues, as Arabs throw firebombs towards a home in the Shiloach neighborhood.Ido Ben Porat, 21/10/2014 00:13
Firebomb Attack on Historic J'lem Home Wounds One

Firebomb Attack on Historic J'lem Home Wounds One

Man hospitalized with burns in attack in City of David area just after Shabbat; latest in recent spate of encouraged by Fatah.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 31/08/2014 07:38
First Temple Era Reservoir Discovered in Old City

First Temple Era Reservoir Discovered in Old City

A large reservoir discovered under the Old City was used by Temple pilgrims, dating back to the First Temple era, archaeologists saidDavid Lev, 06/09/2012 13:59
Discovery Shows Bethlehem Part of Kingdom of Judah

Discovery Shows Bethlehem Part of Kingdom of Judah

Archaeologists have discovered the first evidence outside of the Bible that Bethlehem was part of the First Temple era Kingdom of Judah.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 23/05/2012 10:29