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        8/14/2013, Elul 8, 5773

      Chief Rabbi Lau Pledges to Serve Israel at Inauguration


      Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi David Lau was sworn-in on Wednesday at the Presidential Residence in Jerusalem. In his inaugural address he stated, "we have to think about each and every one of the people of Israel and the State of Israel... and may the Land of Israel and all the inhabitants of the earth be blessed with good news," he stated. Sephardic Chief Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef was sworn in as well.