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Course: All Things Jericho (In Hebrew)

The Rahab house – the only building remaining whole on Tel Jericho
Rahab’s house
the only building remaining whole on Tel Jericho

We are starting a course (in Hebrew), to be spread over several weeks, covering various aspects of Jewish history and tradition concerning the city of Jericho.

The course will take place on Tuesdays between 9:00 and 13:00 in the Visitor Centre of Beit Hogla, east of Jericho (on Highway 90).

The course also includes tours of some of Jericho’s heritage sites.

Programme

  • : Rav Dr. Hagi Ben Artzi. The Plains of Moab and the Plains of Jericho, the cradle of the history of Israel. Includes a tour in the Plains of Jericho.
  • : Erna Covos. Subject: Tel Jericho and the mosaic of the Shalom al Israel Synagogue.
  • : Professor Yoel Elitzur. The borders of the tribal territories in the region. Includes a tour from Nebi Mussa to Almog.
  • : Rav Yossi Peli. The Jewish history of Jericho.

Info & Registration

  • For additional info and for registration, send a WhatsApp message or SMS to Erna at 052-8699300, or to Yoni at 052-3527313.
  • Cost for the whole course: 100 NIS (excluding transport and admission to sites).

Weekly Prayer & Tour of Jericho

Students of the Maale Adumim Yeshiva at the Shalom al Israel Synagogue in Jericho
Students of the Maale Adumim Yeshiva
at the Shalom al Israel Synagogue
  • Once a week, we pray Shaharit in Jericho, and then tour some of Jericho's important sites.
  • On , we will pray Shaharith in the ancient Shalom al Israel Synagogue in Jericho.
  • Afterwards, we will tour Tel Jericho, the Elisha Spring, and the ancient Naaran synagogue, on the north tip of Jericho.
  • A bus leaves Jerusalem at 6:00 AM, and calls at Moshav Naama, on Highway 90 at 6:50 AM - see the map).
  • You must register in advance: Send a text message / WhatsApp to Yoni at 052-3527313, or Erna at 052-8699300, stating the number of people and where you want to board the bus. Cost 60 NIS per person - half price for children under 13.
  • Back in Jerusalem at approx. 11:30 AM.
  • Security in Jericho is assured by the Israel Defence Forces.

Help us re-establish the presence of the Jewish People in the holy city of Jericho!

The key to the Land of Israel!