• Posts Tagged ‘Shechem’

    Joseph’s Overlook Park

    by  • August 24, 2012 • Policy and Opinion, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Sign at Joseph's Observation Point

    Joseph’s Tomb in Shechem is one of the oldest and best-documented ancient burial places in the world. “And the bones of Joseph, which the children of Israel brought up out of Egypt, buried they in Shechem, in the parcel of ground which Jacob bought of the sons of Hamor the father of Shechem for...

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    New York State Senator tours Samaria

    by  • August 20, 2012 • Press Release, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    David Storobin with geershon Mesika in Shomron

    Senator David Storobin (R), New York State Senate, tours Samaria and is impressed: “You have to see it with your own eyes – it’s no different than the New York City and New Jersey suburbs”. The Senator from New York tours Samaria and doesn’t conceal his good impressions: “They said it was just caravans,...

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    10 Years Without Joseph’s Tomb

    by  • May 23, 2012 • In the Press • 0 Comments

    Hundreds mark the 10th anniversary of the pullout from Joseph’s tomb in a special assembly. Hundreds of people gathered on Thursday for a special ceremony marking the tenth anniversary of Israel’s pullout from Joseph’s Tomb. The ceremony was held in the Samaria community of Mitzpe Yosef, which is located on Har (Mount)  Gerizim near...

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    Kever Yosef’s Disgraceful State

    by  • May 23, 2012 • In the Press • 1 Comment

    Chabad rabbis were granted a visit to Kever Yosef on the outskirts of West Bank’s Nablus under heavy IDF protection. By COLlive reporter A group of rabbis were granted a special visit to Kever Yosef on the outskirts of the West Bank city of Nablus, near the site of biblical Shechem. They arrived at...

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