Archive: 9/4/2013
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  9/4/2013, Elul 29, 5773

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef to Remain at Hadassah Over Holiday


After extensive consultations amongst his attending doctors, and despite the vast improvement in his condition, it iwas decided that it was best if Rabbi Ovadia Yosef remain in Hadassa Ein Kerem over the Rosh Hashana holiday.

The hospital said that he will be receiving full medical care over the holiday, but that he would be holding prayers at the hospital surrounded by family members and others who are close to him.

The Rabbi is not on a respirator, and he is fully conscious.