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Western Wall: The Heart of Jerusalem

At the heart of Jerusalem’s Old City is the Western Wall. This often called the Wailing Wall, but you will never hear a Jew use this name as it is considered highly offensive.  This name was coined by non-Jews who occupied Israel, mocking the pain of the Jews who wept at the Western Wall after the ancient Jewish Temple was destroyed by…

Jerusalem: 7 Inspiring Things To See

Jerusalem is considered by many to be the holiest city in the world. Jerusalem is the epicenter of the world’s major religions and is both inspirational and controversial. Jerusalem holds a deep religious significance for Jews, Muslims and Christians, and the three religions have co-existed mostly peacefully out of respect for this sacred place.  Jerusalem is seeping with history and staggeringly beautiful…