Worthy Christian News » Israel Headlines » Hundreds of Jews visit Temple Mount to commemorate destroyed temples


Hundreds of Jews visit Temple Mount to commemorate destroyed temples

Tuesday, August 1, 2017 | Tag Cloud Tags: , ,

Temple Mount Israel News
Temple Mount

(Worthy News) - Hundreds of Jews on Tuesday visited the Temple Mount in the Old City of Jerusalem for the Tisha B’av fast commemorating the destruction of the Jewish temples that once stood at the site.

Despite fasting, some 500 people braved a heat wave and went up to the Mount, while hundreds more waited in line to visit the holy site.

In light of recent tensions surrounding the site, the Jewish visitors were required to leave their identity cards with police before passing through metal detectors at the Mughrabi Gate, the only gate to the compound through which non-Muslims may enter. [ Source:Times of Israel (Read More...) ]

Copyright 1999-2017 Worthy News. All rights reserved.
Fair Use Notice:This site contains copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making such material available in our efforts to advance understanding of environmental, political, human rights, economic, democracy, scientific, and social justice issues, etc. We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, the material on this site is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for research and educational purposes. For more information go to: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml. If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond 'fair use', you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.

Worthy Christian News » Israel Headlines » Hundreds of Jews visit Temple Mount to commemorate destroyed temples

1 thought on “Hundreds of Jews visit Temple Mount to commemorate destroyed temples

  1. Mount temple is where the Jacob son of Isaac wrestled with Angel of God .This place belongs to Christians and jews' not Muslims.

Leave a Comment

Worthy Christian News » Israel Headlines » Hundreds of Jews visit Temple Mount to commemorate destroyed temples