My Home, My History, My Heart

My house in the Old City of Jerusalem is a portal to the long chain of Jewish history.

Jerusalem in Greek and Roman Sources

The Jewish identity of Jerusalem in Greek and Roman sources.

Jerusalem, Earthly and Heavenly

There is no way for a body to survive once its heart has been broken asunder.

Jerusalem and Her Lovers

January 2001: a cross-section of hundreds of thousands of Jews gather to express their love for Jerusalem.

How Nachmanides Rebuilt Jerusalem

Forced to flee from Spain at age 72, the great sage restored Jerusalem's ruins.

Jerusalem In My Heart

Peace is the noblest of aspirations, but can one always say, "Peace at any price"?

Jerusalem: Jewish and Muslim Claims to the Holy City

Jerusalem is at the center of the Arab-Israeli conflict. What are the spiritual, historical and political claims – from both sides?

Western Wall: Yesterday and Today

What we see today is only a small portion of the actual Wall.

What You See When Looking At the Wall

A detailed description of the fences, gates, and hills surrounding the wall.

Tears on Tisha BAv

Do we appreciate the loss of the Temple to the extent that it brings us to tears?

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