Tomb Of King David

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Controversy over new tunnel under David's Tomb

Activists protest secret tunnel connecting Christian clergy residence to Church at holy site. 'Israeli authorities doing Vatican's bidding.'

Controversy over new tunnel under David's Tomb

Netanyahu Seeking to Give David's Tomb to Vatican?

An MK Says Netanyahu has contacted the Chief Sephardic Rabbi, asked for halakhic permission to make the move.

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

Rabbis: Destroying Tomb Tiles No Marriage Segulah

Leading rabbis on Thursday condemned an apparent new “segulah," that involved vandalism at the Tomb of King David

Rabbis: Destroying Tomb Tiles No 'Marriage Segulah'

Peres Greets Pope at Home

Prior to his visit in Yad Vashem, the Pope called on Pres. Peres in Jerusalem. "Peace" was the theme of the speeches.

Peres Greets Pope in Official Residence

For.Min. Denies Giving Mt. Zion

Foreign Ministry official denies plan to hand over control of Mt. Zion holy site to Catholic Church, two days before Israel-Vatican meeting.

Foreign Ministry Denies Plan to Hand Over Mt. Zion Site

Israel to Give Part of Mt. Zion?

After 10 years of talks with the Vatican concerns are rising that Israel will cede control of King David’s Tomb in Jerusalem.

Israel’s Control of Mt. Zion in Danger

Mt. Zion Hand-over: Pres. Denies

President Katzav's office categorically denies any intention to sign an agreement to give over parts of Mt. Zion to the Catholic Church.

Mt. Zion Handover: President Denies, Reports Persist