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Rev. James W. Lee - Earthly Footsteps of the Man of Galilee - The Wailing wall

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002245

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A description of the experience

Rev. James W. Lee, 1863.  - Earthly Footsteps of the Man of Galilee

On Friday afternoon, March 13, 1863, the writer visited this sacred spot [the wailing wall]. Here he found between one and two hundred Jews of both sexes and of all ages, standing or sitting, and bowing as they read, chanted and recited, moving themselves backward and forward, the tears rolling down many a face; they kissed the walls and wrote sentences in Hebrew upon them...

The source of the experience

Judaism and Kabbalah

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