History of Wholesale Market in Hebron

(PHOTO: A copy of the 1807 deed and other historic photos are displayed on the walls of the empty Mitzpe Shalhevet building. Temporary tables and chair are set up for the Shabbat Chayei Sarah weekend.)

Purchased in 1807, the neighborhood may finally be redeveloped after a controversial expulsion. It began in modern times with the murder of a baby. The incessant shooting attacks from the Abu Sneinah hills into the Jewish neighborhoods of Hebron eventually led to a sniper shooting a 10-month-old. It was then the Jewish residents began to … Read more

Parshat Toldot 2018

Caves of Machpelah

Parshat Toldot By: Rabbi Moshe Goodman, Kollel Ohr Shlomo, Hebron בס”ד לשכנו תדרשו Inviting the Holy Presence in Our Holy Land Rehovot – For Now Hashem Has Widened for Us and We shall be Fruitful in the Land This parsha talks about the “widening” of opportunities for the Jewish People. After the past few parshiyot … Read more

Parshat Lech Lecha 2018

Caves of Machpelah

Parshat Lech Lecha By: Rabbi Moshe Goodman, Kollel Ohr Shlomo, Hebron בס”ד לשכנו תדרשו Inviting the Holy Presence in Our Holy Land And They Took the Souls They “Made” “Blessed are You Hashem Who wants repentance.” Repentance is a Divine gift of kindness granted by Hashem. Therefore, praying for our own repentance and also for … Read more

Parshat Noach 2018

Caves of Machpelah

Parshat Noach By: Rabbi Moshe Goodman, Kollel Ohr Shlomo, Hebron בס”ד לשכנו תדרשו Inviting the Holy Presence in Our Holy Land Noah was a Righteous Man “Blessed are You Hashem the Support and Trust of the righteous.” Just as Hashem supports the righteous we are also commanded to support/involve ourselves with the righteous, as an … Read more

Chayei Sarah Weekend

Join us in Hebron for the Shabbat of a lifetime, Shabbat Chayei Sarah, November 2-3 2018! The Hebron Fund offers an incredible VIP weekend program including 3 catered meals with Knesset Members, IDF commanders and soldiers, and leaders of the Jewish Community of Hebron, inspiring services lead by Chazzan Sruli Hersh and Rabbi Simcha Hochbaum, … Read more