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Kushner & Friedman pray at Western Wall, Jerusalem

Kushner & Friedman pray at Western Wall, Jerusalem

Watch: US President's advisor and son-in-law and US ambassador visit the Old City of Jerusalem and pray at the Western WallArutz Sheva Staff, 28/10/2019 16:37
Women of the Wall demand Gantz 'fulfill his promise'

Women of the Wall demand Gantz 'fulfill his promise'

Radical women's organization demands Blue and White, Yisrael Beytenu, refuse to join government unless Western Wall reform is implemented.Hezki Baruch, Chana Roberts, 28/10/2019 10:39
Watch: Second Hakafot at Western Wall

Watch: Second Hakafot at Western Wall

Thousands of people gather at Western Wall following end of Simchat Torah holiday., 21/10/2019 20:33
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
Watch: Sukkot prayers at the Western Wall

Watch: Sukkot prayers at the Western Wall

Prayers for intermediate days of Sukkot held at Kotel in J'lem Old City. Traditional priestly blessing to be held at the site on Wednesday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/10/2019 10:03
100,000 Jews gathered for Selichot prayers at Western Wall

100,000 Jews gathered for Selichot prayers at Western Wall

1.5 million people visited Western Wall during ahead of High Holy Days, including 100,000 on night before Yom Kippur.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/10/2019 10:30
Watch: Selichot at the Western Wall

Watch: Selichot at the Western Wall

Thousands at the Western Wall for final Selichot prayer before Yom Kippur.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/10/2019 23:59
Watch: Selichot at the Western Wall

Watch: Selichot at the Western Wall

Thousands participated in Selichot at the Western Wall, including Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan, singer Ishay Ribo and others.Uzi Baruch, 03/10/2019 01:04
Notes removed from Western Wall

Notes removed from Western Wall

Following removal process, notes placed in sealed bags to maintain privacy. They will be buried on the Mount of Olives.Orli Harari, 24/09/2019 16:58
Pop star Demi Lovato spotted at the Western Wall

Pop star Demi Lovato spotted at the Western Wall

Singer Demi Lovato makes surprise appearance at Western Wall in Jerusalem.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 20/09/2019 07:18
Netanyahu prays at the Kotel

Netanyahu prays at the Kotel

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and his wife prayed at the Western Wall ahead of Tuesday’s elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/09/2019 01:09
Preparing the Western Wall for the holidays

Preparing the Western Wall for the holidays

Workers clean the Western Wall and check to make sure that no stones are loose ahead of Rosh Hashannah, Yom Kippur, and Sukkot holidays.Orli Harari, 10/09/2019 14:16
Report: Likud offers to nix mixed-gender prayer area at Kotel

Report: Likud offers to nix mixed-gender prayer area at Kotel

Likud urging Noam party to drop out of race in exchange for closing mixed-gender prayer space at Western Wall, dropping conversion reform.Sam Sokol, JTA, 06/09/2019 08:09
Watch: Holocaust survivor's message to Western Wall visitors

Watch: Holocaust survivor's message to Western Wall visitors

Born in Auschwitz, 92-year-old Samuel Beller is the sole member of his family to survivor the war, narrowly avoiding death at the war's end.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/08/2019 10:24
Public continues to flock to the Western Wall

Public continues to flock to the Western Wall

Amid clashes on Temple Mount and protest at its entrance, visits continue in the Western Wall plaza, where many arrive to pray and mourn.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/08/2019 11:34
Watch: Tisha B'Av in the heart of Jerusalem

Watch: Tisha B'Av in the heart of Jerusalem

Police, volunteers, work to secure Western Wall and protect worshipers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/08/2019 22:16
Preparations underway at Western Wall for Tisha B'Av

Preparations underway at Western Wall for Tisha B'Av

At the end of the day, the Western Wall Heritage Foundation will distribute drinks and snacks to break the fast.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/08/2019 13:47
The Holocaust survivor's moving birthday request

The Holocaust survivor's moving birthday request

To celebrate 104th birthday, Shoshana Ovitz asks her descendants to convene for prayer at Kotel. "Mengele took her mother before her eyes."Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/08/2019 20:37
How could WOW leave the Torah in the bathroom?

How could WOW leave the Torah in the bathroom?

Disrespect has been the story of Women of the Wall since day one, but they have really crossed a red line here. Leah Aharoni, 06/08/2019 18:21
Jennifer Lopez prays at Western Wall

Jennifer Lopez prays at Western Wall

American actress and singer Jennifer Lopez follows Tel Aviv performance with visit to Israel's holiest site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/08/2019 17:00
Blue and White leader visits Western Wall

Blue and White leader visits Western Wall

MK Benny Gantz says only way to bridge gap between sectors is respectful dialogue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/08/2019 14:20
'Women of the Wall' hides Torah scroll in public bathroom

'Women of the Wall' hides Torah scroll in public bathroom

The Women of the Wall hold their monthly prayer service at the Western Wall for the new month of Av on Friday morning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/08/2019 10:36
‘Slaughter the Jews’ painted on section of Western Wall

‘Slaughter the Jews’ painted on section of Western Wall

Writing in Arabic found on "Kotel Ha'katan" part of Western Wall in Muslim Quarter. At least 1 Arab girl arrested in connection to incident.Marcy Oster, JTA, 21/07/2019 14:48
US Energy Secretary tours Western Wall

US Energy Secretary tours Western Wall

US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry and wife tour Western Wall to begin first official visit to Israel. 'A monumental moment for us.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/07/2019 14:24
Watch: Hundreds at Western Wall for Rosh Chodesh prayers

Watch: Hundreds at Western Wall for Rosh Chodesh prayers

Education Minister Rabbi Rafi Peretz among the worshipers. 'We are truly living in a special generation.'Hezki Baruch, 04/07/2019 11:22
British Home Secretary Sajid Javid visits Western Wall

British Home Secretary Sajid Javid visits Western Wall

Sajid Javid makes first visit by senior UK official to Western Wall in Jerusalem in 19 years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2019 15:12
Watch: NY governor Cuomo visits Western Wall tunnels

Watch: NY governor Cuomo visits Western Wall tunnels

Andrew Cuomo and his daughters visited the Western Wall and the tunnels, accompanied by Israeli consul Danny Dayan.Ido Ben Porat, 28/06/2019 13:00
Nikki Haley visits Western Wall

Nikki Haley visits Western Wall

Ex US ambassador to UN prays at Western Wall ahead of her participation in conference at which she is guest of honor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/06/2019 16:54
NFL quarterback spotted at Western Wall

NFL quarterback spotted at Western Wall

'I fell in love with Israel', says Houston Texans' quarterback Deshaun Watson after visiting Israeli town of Shiloh, in Samaria.David Rosenberg, 20/06/2019 15:55
Watch: Thousands at Western Wall for Jerusalem Day

Watch: Thousands at Western Wall for Jerusalem Day

Western Wall plaza full for morning prayers as thousands celebrate 52 years since Jerusalem's liberation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2019 09:39
'Har Habayit Beyadenu' - The Temple  Mount is in our hands!

'Har Habayit Beyadenu' - The Temple Mount is in our hands!

The League of Nations Mandate did not grant the Jewish people the rights to establish a national home in Palestine, it simply recognized a pre-existing right that had never been surrendered or forgotten. Israel realized that right in1948 and 1967.Dr. Alex Grobman, 31/05/2019 14:59
Demand: Orthodox prayer arrangements also in Southern Plaza

Demand: Orthodox prayer arrangements also in Southern Plaza

Demand comes in light of increase in number of worshipers visiting Southern Plaza and holding prayers in accordance with halakha.Mordechai Sones, 13/05/2019 17:18
'Looks like Reform women have given up battle for Western Wall'

'Looks like Reform women have given up battle for Western Wall'

Less than 20 supporters of Women of the Wall turnout for Rosh Hodesh prayers at Kotel - despite hopes that hundreds would attend.Uzi Baruch, 06/05/2019 08:44
Watch: Celebration at Western Wall

Watch: Celebration at Western Wall

Rain and hail did not deter the many worshipers who came to pray this morning at the Western Wall for first day of Hol Hamoed Pesach.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2019 13:54
Watch: Prayer notes removed from Western Wall

Watch: Prayer notes removed from Western Wall

Thousands of notes left in Western Wall by worshipers removed with wooden tools.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/04/2019 15:48
Watch: Prime Minister Netanyahu at the Western Wall

Watch: Prime Minister Netanyahu at the Western Wall

Prime Minister Netanyahu arrived with his wife to pray at the Western Wall a few hours before the opening of polls in the Knesset elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/04/2019 00:00
Western Wall stones inspected for stability

Western Wall stones inspected for stability

Stones of Western Wall thoroughly inspected ahead of Passover. Removal of notes takes place on April 10.Marcy Oster, JTA, 03/04/2019 22:05
Watch: Brazilian President visits Western Wall in Jerusalem

Watch: Brazilian President visits Western Wall in Jerusalem

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro becomes first head of state to visit Western Wall with Israeli prime minister.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/04/2019 18:29
Western Wall nixed for Eurovision

Western Wall nixed for Eurovision

Public broadcaster rejects tourist sites in Judea and Samaria for contest imagery. Western Wall only to be shown with Israel delegation.Tal Polon, 28/03/2019 08:28
Mike Pompeo visits Western Wall

Mike Pompeo visits Western Wall

US Secretary of State makes first of its kind visit to Western Wall by high-ranking diplomat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/03/2019 17:50
Exploring Jewish identity at the Western Wall

Exploring Jewish identity at the Western Wall

A special Bar Mitzvah ceremony for European Jewish kids at the Western Wall in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/03/2019 15:34
Police: Women of the Wall to blame for Western Wall clashes

Police: Women of the Wall to blame for Western Wall clashes

Police contradict feminist group's claim it was attacked by mob of radical haredim, says Women of the Wall made 'deliberate provocation'.David Rosenberg, 08/03/2019 13:54
'Women of the Wall' forced out of Kotel amid protests

'Women of the Wall' forced out of Kotel amid protests

Event at Western Wall marking controversial feminist group's 30th anniversary ended as activists forced to leave plaza amid protests.David Rosenberg, 08/03/2019 09:54
Watch: 20,000 worshippers gather at Western Wall

Watch: 20,000 worshippers gather at Western Wall

Tens of thousands gather at Western Wall in Jerusalem for 'Rosh Hodesh' prayers marking beginning of new Hebrew month.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/03/2019 08:58
Watch: Mayor of Beverly Hills visits Western Wall

Watch: Mayor of Beverly Hills visits Western Wall

'Extraordinary passion here, a remarkable history.' Beverly Hills mayor visits Western Wall tunnels during conference of mayors in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/02/2019 16:15
Islamic cleric: Don't call it the Western Wall

Islamic cleric: Don't call it the Western Wall

Head of the Supreme Islamic Council in Jerusalem says there's not a single rock at the Western Wall which is connected to Jewish history.Dalit Halevi, 13/02/2019 06:35
20 Jewish youths rescued from Arab villages celebrate at Kotel

20 Jewish youths rescued from Arab villages celebrate at Kotel

Youths rescued with their mothers from Arab villages come to Western Wall for special Bar/Bat Mitzvah program organized by Yad L'Achim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/02/2019 11:41
Watch: Austrian president visits the Western Wall

Watch: Austrian president visits the Western Wall

Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen puts his wish in the Western Wall 'that I hope will come true one day for Jews and Austrians.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/02/2019 22:26
Watch: What happens when it snows at the Western Wall?

Watch: What happens when it snows at the Western Wall?

Some snowfall was a good enough reason for celebration among visitors at the Western Wall last night.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/01/2019 11:25
New IDF chief of staff visits Western Wall

New IDF chief of staff visits Western Wall

Aviv Kochavi arrives with outgoing Chief of Staff Eisenkot to Western Wall, where they pray and place notes in the stones of the wall.Orli Harari, 15/01/2019 14:37
Watch: Boy rescued from Arab village puts on tefillin at Kotel

Watch: Boy rescued from Arab village puts on tefillin at Kotel

Two and a half years ago, A. knew he was Jewish but did not speak a word of Hebrew. Now he reads from his Bar Mitzvah Torah portion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/01/2019 22:27
150 haredi soldiers sworn in at Western Wall plaza

150 haredi soldiers sworn in at Western Wall plaza

Netzach Yehuda Battalion holds first swearing-in ceremony since Givat Assaf attack.Eliran Aharon, 03/01/2019 23:33
Successful CPR at IDF swearing in ceremony at Western Wall

Successful CPR at IDF swearing in ceremony at Western Wall

Father of soldier at military ceremony saves life of man who collapsed during event at the Western WallArutz Sheva Staff, 03/01/2019 21:40
'A decision that will enable desecration of the Western Wall'

'A decision that will enable desecration of the Western Wall'

'The Planning and Building Committee will be making a decision that will leave generations weeping.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/12/2018 13:17
Father of wounded soldier: Thank you for your prayers

Father of wounded soldier: Thank you for your prayers

Watch: Father of wounded American-Israeli soldier expresses his thanks to worshippers gathered at Western Wall to pray for his son.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/12/2018 11:32
Hundreds pray for wounded soldier at Western Wall

Hundreds pray for wounded soldier at Western Wall

Tzfat Chief Rabbi attends prayer ceremony at Western Wall for soldier shot at Givat Assaf.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/12/2018 00:41
Hundreds rally against 'Women of the Wall' in Jerusalem

Hundreds rally against 'Women of the Wall' in Jerusalem

Women of the Wall alternative prayer service at Western Wall draws only 30, while hundreds join in prayer vigil against the left-wing group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/12/2018 15:37