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David Ben-Gurion at Western Wall, July 1, 1967

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Photo Friday: Happy Birthday, David Ben-Gurion!

On this day in 1886, David Ben-Gurion - Israel's founding father and first prime minister - was born.

Running to Rachel's Tomb

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Running to Rachel’s Tomb

Run, walk, or sit on this tour of the Holy Land from Jerusalem to the tomb of a biblical matriarch on the outskirts of Bethlehem.

Rabbi and Jewish boy celebrate Simchat Torah, 1974, rejoicing in the beginning of the reading of God's Word

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Photo Friday: In the Beginning

In this photo taken in Israel in 1974, Jews celebrate Simchat Torah, rejoicing in the beginning of the reading of the Torah readings for the year.

President Trump, First Lady Test Positive for Coronavirus

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President Trump, First Lady Test Positive for Coronavirus

Please join us in praying for a swift and complete recovery for the president and first lady, for all those who are sick, and for all whose health is threatened by this virus.

Sukkot in Jerusalem, 1912

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Photo Friday: A Festival to the Lord for Seven Days

In this photograph from 1912, one of Jerusalem's early photographers sits inside his sukkah, the temporary shelter used for Sukkot, the biblical Festival of Tabernacles.

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