The Jewish homeland has a vast history that is rooted in our ancient text. Not the Israel you see on the news.
The land of Israel grounds the covenantal relationship between the Jewish people and God. Its physical and spiritual importance is foundational to the Jewish people.
This description of the land of Israel allows these two elements to provide strength and community to our people.
The Western Wall, or the Kotel in Hebrew, is considered to be one of the most holiest places in Judaism. This video questions the notion to whether or not the Kotel is a spiritual place. You are sure to be surprised by the answer.
The Land of Israel is rich in the history and spirituality of our people. The Western Wall (or the Kotel) is probably the most known place where for people feel spiritual as it is the most popular tourist destination in the country. But did you know that there are other places in Israel that spark spirituality? Rachael explains.