News Briefs

  5/20/2008, Iyar 15, 5768

Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu Rushed to Intensive Care

Former Chief Sephardic Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu was rushed to the intensive care unit at Jerusalem's Shaarei Tzedek Hospital Tuesday before noon.

The rabbi's condition was described as "critical."

The public is asked to pray for a complete and speedy recovery  for Mordechai Tzemach ben [son of] Mazal Tov.