Chief Rabbi Explains How to Observe Shabbat Under Fire

Chief Rabbi Lau releases guidelines to help know what is and isn't permissible on Shabbat under threat of Gaza rockets.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 7/11/2014, 3:44 PM

Rabbi Eliyahu's Prayer Brought to Life by Popular Singer

Prayer found in pocket of Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu z''l composed and performed by famous singers Yonatan Razel and Yosef Harakdan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2014, 12:32 PM

Thousands at Memorial for Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu

Photos from the 'hilula' for former Chief Sephardic Rabbi held in Jerusalem Sunday.Arutz Sheva, 6/2/2013, 10:30 PM

Shlomo Ben Eliyahu appointed Director of Housing Ministry

Ben Eliyahu is the firstborn son of the late Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu, who was Chief Rabbi.Gil Ronen, 4/9/2013, 12:10 PM

‘Forget the Rabbis, Think of God’

When voting, forget outside pressures and think ‘what does G-d want from me,’ Rabbi Eliyahu suggests.Maayana Miskin, 1/22/2013, 4:23 PM

Widow of Former Chief Rabbi Asks Jews to Pray for Pollard

Rabbanit Tzvia Eliyahu asks Jews around the world to say a prayer for Jonathan Pollard during Rosh Hashanah.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/16/2012, 7:02 PM

Rabbis in Fiery Letter to Peres: You Should Apologize

Pikuach Nefesh organization sends Peres a letter over his remarks that Jewish settlement threatens Israel’s Jewish majority.Elad Benari, 7/12/2012, 4:12 AM

Thousands at Yarzeit for Rav Mordechai Eliyahu

A year has passed since the venerated sage died. An empty chair was left for Jonathan Pollard.Gil Ronen, 6/14/2012, 9:48 PM

New Musical Play Tells the Story of Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu

"Avihem Shel Yisrael", a new play about the childhood of former Chief Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu will hit the stage during Chanukah.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 12/15/2011, 3:07 PM

Children Studying Torah in Memory of Rav Eliyahu

No special attractions, no ammusement parks, just pure Torah study. Arutz Sheva TV met a unique camp that took place in JerusalemElad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 8/10/2011, 5:59 PM

First Yahrzeit of Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu Marked

First anniversary of the death of Israel's revered and beloved former Chief Sephardic Rabbi marked in special ceremony in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 6/7/2011, 3:15 AM

Learning Torah in Honor of Rabbi Eliyahu

Many people, among them renowned rabbis, gathered Thursday night to learn Torah in memory of Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu.Maayana Miskin, 4/29/2011, 2:52 PM

Plan to Use Christmas, New Year to Bring the Messiah

Rabbanit Tzivya Eliyahu reveals a plan to bring the Messiah closer through Sabbath observance in the next two weeks.Maayana Miskin, 12/23/2010, 5:11 AM

Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu's Tombstone Unveiled

The tombstone is made of marble from the Land of Israel and rocks from its four holy cities. Memorial ceremony held in Jerusalem.Gil Ronen, 7/6/2010, 6:19 PM

A Hebron Triple-header

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Rabbis Porat and Bakshi-Doron Remember Rabbi Eliyahu

Rabbis Chanan Porat and Eliyahu Bakshi-Doron speak of Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu, the former Chief Rabbi of Israel who passed away this week.Hillel Fendel, 6/9/2010, 4:43 PM

Rabbi Eliyahu's Death Leaves Jonathan Pollard 'an Orphan'

Jonathan Pollard reacted with great sorrow to the loss of Rabbi Eliyahu, his personal rabbi and a public and vocal advocate on Pollard's behalf.Malkah Fleisher, 6/8/2010, 9:45 PM

Rabbi M. Eliyahu's Prayer - Found

Rabbi Zaafrani, the late Rabbi M. Eliyahu’s longtime assistant, found a 53-year-old prayer in the rabbi’s wallet - two hours before the burial.Hillel Fendel, 6/8/2010, 6:42 PM

Chief Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu Passes Away

Country mourns passing of Torah giant and undisputed, forthright leader of religious Zionism. Myriads at funeral. Rabbi Druckman: We are orphaned.Hillel Fendel and Rochel Sylvetsky, 6/7/2010, 4:54 PM

Tens of Thousands Praying for Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu

The Rabbi has been in Intensive Care for eight months. Prayers for his health began at 6 p.m. at the Kotel, at Meron and in Netivot.Gil Ronen, 5/27/2010, 7:03 PM

Former Israel Chief Rabbi Eliyahu Hospitalized

Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu, former Chief Sephardic Rabbi, was hospitalized on Monday after losing consciousness for several minutes in his home. Hillel Fendel, 8/24/2009, 3:38 PM

Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu Leads Jerusalem Selichot Prayers

Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu, the Rishon L'Tzion, led selichot prayers in Jerusalem on Saturday night.IsraelNN staff, 8/23/2009, 8:52 PM