He Ru Follow us: Make a7 your Homepage
      Free Daily Israel Report
      Archive: 7/23/2013
      23:10
      Reported

      News Brief

        7/23/2013, Av 16, 5773

      Rav Abarjel Informs Rabbi Yosef of Withdrawal


      In honor of Shas Mentor Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, Rav Eliyahu Abarjel has decided to withdraw his candidacy for the chief rabbinate due to the candidacy of Rabbi Yosef's son Rav Yitzchak Yosef. Tuesday, he informed the Rabbi of his decision.