Besides serving as a passage for carrying refuse out of the city, the Dung Gate leads to the Western Wall of the Temple Mount, Judaism’s holiest site. Guests include archaeologist Shimon Gibson and Rabbi Marty Waldman.
Series: “Jerusalem: Ancient Gates, Future Glory”
Myles and Katharine delve into the historical and spiritual significance of each Gate in the Old City wall of Jerusalem. Enjoy the music of Marty Goetz during this eight-part series.
Caption transcript for Jerusalem: Ancient Gates, Future Glory — “The Dung Gate” (1/8)