Former Chief Rabbi 'Suffering’ in CustodyFriends say Rabbi Metzger is clearly suffering due to his latest arrest. ‘He’s innocent.’
Peres Welcomes New Chief Rabbis, Snubs Old OnesPeres welcomes new Chief Rabbis of Israel in formal ceremony; outgoing Chief Rabbis not invited.
Migdal Ha'emek’s Rabbi Grossman Decides Not to Run for Top SpotMigdal Ha'emek Chief Rabbi Yitzchak David Grossman has announced he will not run for the position of Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Israel.
Rabbi Metzger Withdraws from Religious Court DutiesChief Ashkenazi rabbi steps down from some duties as corruption probe continues. He maintains innocence.
‘Police Used Rabbi Metzger to Make Up for Barnoar’Supporters of Rabbi Metzger accuse police of ‘atrocious’ slander, say rabbi’s innocence will come to light.
Rabbi Metzger Released to House ArrestThe Chief Ashkenazic Rabbi of Israel released to house arrest after being questioned for 10 hours by the anti-fraud unit.
Chief Rabbis Laud Pope's Work to Fight Anti-SemitismIsrael’s chief rabbis respond to the surprise resignation of Pope Benedict XVI, say that he worked hard to fight anti-Semitism.
Chief Rabbis: Show Our Thanks for the Rain By Helping the PoorIn a letter, Israel's Chief Rabbis expressed their gratitude to G-d for the heavy rains Israel has received this winter season
Israel's Chief Rabbis to Europe: Investigate Anti-SemitismIsrael's chief rabbis send letter to the President of the European Council, urge him to work to stop anti-Semitism.
Chief Rabbi Lights Hanukkah Candles at Kotel Katan (Small Wall)Hanukkah candle lighting have been taking place at the Small Wall, or Kotel HaKatan, in the Old City of Jerusalem.
Chief Rabbi: Israel Will Win – with or without USIsrael will defeat Iran, with or without the US, says Chief Rabbi Metzger, who asks Jews to focus on good relations with others.
Rabbi Metzger: German Circumcision Judge Was Naïve – or SillyThe German judge who ruled that circumcision is a criminal act was naïve, and perhaps even silly, Israel’s Chief Rabbi Yona Metzger said.
Rabbi Metzger to Address German Officials Over CircumcisionFollowing controversy regarding circumcision in Germany, Israel’s Chief Rabbi will work to accelerate local legislation on the issue.
'Rabbi Elyashiv - One of a Kind'Chief Rabbi Yona Metzger speaks about Rabbi Yosef Shalom Elyashiv: He always lived modestly. Give him a holy book and that's all he needed.
Rabbi Metzger on Hagai Amir: A Shame and a DisgraceIsrael’s Chief Rabbi strongly condemns Hagai Amir for failing to show remorse for conspiring to murder PM Yitzchak Rabin.
Chief Rabbi Metzger Visits Kiev Beating VictimAaron Alexander Goncharov, who was nearly beaten to death in an anti-Semitic attack in Kiev on Passover, had a special visitor today
Chief Rabbi Metzger: Appoint Solberg to Supreme CourtIsrael’s Chief Rabbi: Gush Etzion resident Judge Noam Solberg should be appointed to the Supreme Court. Diiversity needed in the courts.
Chief Rabbis Condemn Mosque Fire, Say It May be LibelIsrael's chief rabbis condemn anti-Muslim acts while visiting burnt Tuba Zangria mosque. Rabbi Amar: Arson may be a blood libel.
Chief Rabbi to Diaspora Jews: "Good and Sweet" Year - Why Both?Rabbi Yona Metzger greets Diaspora Jewry, asks why Jewish people wish each other both a good year and a sweet year on Rosh Hashanah.
Video: Rabbi Metzger Blesses Glenn Beck's Israel EventAhead of his upcoming rally in Israel, Glenn Beck meets Israel's Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi Yona Metzger.
Chief Rabbis: This is a Time for Self-ExaminationIsrael's Chief Rabbis issue special call in preparation for Tisha B'Av. "We must remove the jealousy and hatred, and increase love."
250 Thousand Students Study Torah for Pollard and ShalitThousands of students conclude a special Torah study project for Jonathan Pollard and Gilad Shalit. 700 of them gather for an exciting ceremony.
Israel's Chief Rabbis Visit IDF's Chief RabbiIsrael’s chief rabbis, Rabbi Yona Metzger and Rabbi Shlomo Amar, met on Sunday with Chief Military Rabbi Rafi Peretz and his staff.
Special Organ Donor Cards To Be Offered To Religious PublicIn order to encourage religious organ donation, a special donor card will allow harvesting only according to the strictest letter of Jewish law.