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News and updates about Joshua's Tomb

Pastors call to cease Palestinian Authority efforts to destroy the Altar of Joshua

US Pastor Council condemns the destruction of the site and views it as a crime against faith and history.

Pastors petition to preserve the Altar of Joshua

Hundreds of Jews pray at Joshua's Tomb

Council Head Dagan thanks 600 Jews for visiting grave of Joshua Bin-Nun, praises them for 'keeping the embers alive.'

Hundreds of Jews pray at Joshua's Tomb

Megillah reading at Joshua's Tomb inside PA village

Dozens of Israeli Jews enter Arab village of Kifl Haris, location of tomb of biblical leader Joshua Bin-Nun, for special Purim prayers.

Megillah reading at Joshua's Tomb inside PA village

Fox News anchor visits Joshua's Tomb

Pete Hegseth, accompanied by IDF soldiers, visited the site in Samaria "to pay homage to one of the greatest warriors"

Fox News anchor visits Joshua's Tombplayer

Firebombs on Joshua's Tomb

1,000 Jews pray at Joshua's Tomb in Samaria, as Palestinian Arabs riot and throw firebombs outside.

Firebombs on Joshua's Tomb

Hanukkah candles lit at Joshua's tomb in Samaria

Samaria leaders, IDF officers join together at Joshua's tomb in Samaria for a special Hanukkah candle lighting ceremony.

Hanukkah candles lit at Joshua's tomb in Samariaplayer

IDF works to preserve history

IDF forces stationed at holy sites and tombs of biblical figures protect worshipers and ancient sites during High Holidays.

IDF works to preserve history

Thousands pray at Joshua's tomb

8,000 Jews pray at tomb of Biblical figure on anniversary of his death.

Thousands pray at Joshua's tomb

Judge: Why did you not arrest a single Arab rioter?

District Court dismisses police appeal on release of worshipers who entered Joshua's tomb; criticizes fact that no Arab rioter arrested.

Judge: Why did you not arrest a single Arab rioter?

Jews praying at Joshua's tomb attacked - then arrested

Ten Jews attacked by Arabs phoned security forces - only to be arrested. Honenu organization: 'Police response a prize for terror'.

Jews praying at Joshua's tomb attacked - then arrested

Special candle-lighting held at Joshua's Tomb

Annual Hanukkah tradition honors the Jewish people's 'first IDF Chief of Staff.'

Special candle-lighting held at Joshua's Tombplayer

Communal Reading of Esther at Joshua's Tomb

Residents and regional council officials gathered Thursday at Joshua's Tomb in Samaria for eight-year tradition of reading Book of Esther.

'No Better Place to Read Megillat Esther than Joshua's Tomb'

Jew Wounded in Attack at Joshua’s Tomb

PA Arabs pelt Jewish worshiper with heavy stones, leaving him in moderate condition.

Jew Wounded in Attack at Joshua’s Tomb

Record Numbers at Joshua's Tomb

A record 15,000 people were at the tomb of the Biblical leader Joshua on Thursday night to mark the anniversary of his death.

A Record 15,000 Mark Joshua's Memorial Eve

Purim in Homesh, Joshua's Tomb

Jews make their way to Joshua's Tomb and to the demolished Jewish town of Homesh to celebrate the holiday of Purim.

Purim in Homesh, at Joshua's Tomb

Arabs Vandalize Joshua’s Tomb

Worshippers who arrive at the site of Joshua's tomb find it vandalized with graffiti written in Arabic.

Arabs Vandalize Joshua’s Tombplayer

Over 10,000 at Joshua's Tomb

More than 10,000 Jews prayed at Joshua's Tomb on Thursday night. PA Arabs accused of defacing the site.

More Than 10,000 Pray at Joshua's Tomb

Arabs Desecrate Graves of Biblical Joshua

Jewish worshippers Tuesday were stunned to find Arabs had desecrated the graves of the Biblical Joshua, Caleb and Nun (Joshua’s father).

Arabs Desecrate Graves of Biblical Joshua and Caleb

Tombs of Bible Hero Joshua Opened to Jews

The IDF opens the Arab village Timnat Hares for Jewish visitors to the graves of the Biblical Joshua and Caleb. A7 takes you there.

Feature: Tombs of Bible Heroes Joshua, Caleb Opened to Jews