Former US Vice President Mike Pence visited ancient Hebron on Wednesday.

He met with leaders and members of Hebron’s Jewish community.

“Great honor for Karen Pence and I to travel to Hebron to visit the Tomb of the Patriarchs and Matriarchs at the Cave that Abraham bought to bury Sarah nearly 4,000 years ago,” Pence tweeted.

Watch below to hear the special blessing he received as he stood in front of the Tomb of Abraham.