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Praying for a Rebuilt and Redeemed Jerusalem

The 14th and 15th blessings of the Amidah pose some difficult theological questions.

What Is the Temple Mount?

Holy to both Jews and Muslims, this area in Jerusalem's Old City has been a focal point of inter-religious tension for decades.

Quiz: Which Jewish City Should You Live In?

Find the hometown that suits you.

Tisha B’Av 2016

Tisha B’Av (the ninth day of the Hebrew month of Av) begins at sunset on Saturday, August 13, and continues ...

What Is the Western Wall?

The last remaining wall of the ancient Jewish Temple in Jerusalem.

Jerusalem

The City of Gold and capital of Israel is important to Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.

Anna Ticho

This artist became famous for her drawings of the Jerusalem hills.

America’s First Consul to Jerusalem

Warder Cresson's journey to Jerusalem, and to Judaism, took a convoluted path.

Whose Jerusalem?

A history of Jerusalem since Israel's establishment.

The Heavenly Jerusalem

An idealized Jerusalem arose out of the ashes of the Temple's destruction and the city's ruins.