An essential part of your home library, this book of breathtaking photos and heartfelt essays by notable contributors including Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Matthew Bronfman, Lynn Schusterman, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat, Ruth Wisse, Bret Stephens and many others.

Here are the people of Jerusalem: the real, everyday people who live in Jerusalem; work in Jerusalem; worship in Jerusalem; and those who exercise their freedom to demonstrate in Jerusalem. This stunning book is a must-have for everyone whose heart beats to the rhythm of the world’s holiest city. Browse some of the featured photos below.

My Jerusalem Book (Gefen Publishing House)Editor: Ilan Greenfield
Photography by Ziv Koren (Gefen Publishing House)
170 pages, hardcover



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“We never forgot Jerusalem…We never gave up hope that one day we would return, and because of that, Jews never felt separated from Jerusalem.”
             Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks,
international religious leader and author