An IDF soldier on patrol near to Hebron’s Cave of the Patriarchs was lightly wounded Monday morning following a stabbing attack by a Palestinian assailant.
Last week, worshipers at the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron had at least one of their prayers answered. Someone hid 40,000 shekels (approximately $11,000) in 200 shekel bills inside books of Tehillim (Psalms).
‘The entire basis of the regional conflict is based on religion and begins inside the holy books,’ said Professor Bat-sheva Garsiel, to Breaking Israel News. ‘Islam agrees that God gave the Torah to the Jews at Mount Sinai but the details and the differences are what fuel the conflict.’
A group of 15 Jewish families in Hebron took up residence in two buildings situated near the Tomb of the Patriarchs and Matriarchs (Ma’arat HaMachpela) on Monday night, which they have named Beit Rachel (the House of Rachel) and Beit Leah (the House of Leah).
A small team of Jews and Christians fulfilled the Biblical prophecy of Amos on Tuesday morning by planting [olive trees] upon the soil of Israel’s Biblical heartland,
The city, which has 220,000 Palestinian residents and 1,000 Jewish ones, is on a clear trajectory towards becoming more Jewish in the future.
”We…stand with the Jewish people and their right to live freely in the Land the LORD cares for. May G-d continue to defend and protect Israel!”
In a secret ballot held at the World Heritage Committee’s 41st annual summit in Krakow Poland, on Friday, UNESCO voted twelve to three in favor declaring the Holy City of Hebron and the Tomb of the Patriarchs Palestinian world heritage sites.
“As a matter of principle, Israel will not provide legitimization to any Palestinian political move under the guise of culture and heritage.”
The PA claims the site is in danger of destruction by the “occupying force,” citing a number of Israeli moves including the erection of a concrete casting at the site as proof.