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    Hebron is twenty miles south of Jerusalem a place of pilgrimage for Jews, Christians and Muslims, the burial-place of Abraham, Isaac, Jacob and their wives together burial-place of Joseph.
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    In Genesis 23, Abraham obtains the cave of Macpelah from Ephron the Hittite: “I give you the field, and I give you the cave that is in it; in the presence of my people I give it to you; bury your dead.” Sarah was the first to be buried. Herod the Great 37-4 BC built an imposing wall about the cave.
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    For seven years King David made Hebron his capital.
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    Entrance to cave
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    The tomb of Abraham
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    Tomb of Sarah
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    Tomb of Isaac
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    Ceiling of the Cave of Machpelah
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    The tombs of Isaac and Rebbecca
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