Jerusalem – Jewish Gems

Category: Jerusalem

A snake or scorpion never bit anyone in Jerusalem and a person never said to…

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In Ne”ilah [the closing prayer] of Yom Kippur, what did he [the Cohen] say? “And…

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To what does “In the city of Gold” refer? To the Golden Jerusalem {crown} like…

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Ten measures of beauty were given the world, nine were taken by Jerusalem and one…

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There are three gates to Gehinam {purgatory}-one of them is in Jerusalem. Author: Talmud, Eiruvin…

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One who stands [in prayer] in Eretz Yisrael {the land of Israel} should direct his…

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The Jerusalem of this world is not like the Jerusalem in the next world [in…

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Eternity means Jerusalem. Author: Talmud, Berakhot Category: Jerusalem Quotations

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There were 480 places of worship {Synagogues} in Jerusalem, and each one of them had…

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There used to be a very good custom in Jerusalem: a table-cloth was spread at…

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