Delusions that Lead to Evil
This week’s Torah portion, Parashat Vayetzeh, brings together two people whose lifestyles were almost completely opposite of each other’s – Jacob and Laban.  Jacob,
Someone Hears Your Crying

Parashat Vayetzeh- 5781

Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz, Rabbi of the Western Wall and Holy Sites

This week, we read about Jacob’s life in the household of his

Big Deceit, Small Deceit

Parashat Vayetzeh
Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz, Rabbi of the Western Wall and Holy Sites

When conveying the history of Am Yisrael and of the fathers of our

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The Western Wall Plaza hosts approximately 60,000 people. It symbolizes the Jewish link to Jerusalem and serves as the synagogue closest to the remains of both Holy Temples.
The Western Wall's visible stones tell of its history from the time of the Holy Temples' ruin. The original Herodian stones are distinct from the others in size and in their unique borders.
The building style of "grading" used when layering the Western Wall's stones, teaches us that the Temple Mount's walls were not perpendicular but marginally sloping.

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