Rabbis Issue Order Forbidding 'Price Tag' Attacks

Prominent rabbis of the National Religious movement issue a petition condemning so-called “price tag” attacks.David Lev, 1/14/2014, 4:42 AM

Rabbi Cleared Due to Witnesses' Extortion

Former rabbi of Kiryat Bialik cleared of charges after representative for alleged harassment victims demanded payment, firings.Maayana Miskin, 12/15/2013, 12:50 PM

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef and the ‘Young Criminal’

How Rabbi Ovadia Yosef changed the life of a young tearaway everyone had come to call ‘the criminal.’Itamar Mor, Maayana Miskin, 10/8/2013, 4:36 PM

Rabbis: Pray for the Land of Israel

Renowned rabbis warn that the land of Israel could be split in ‘disastrous’ government plan.Maayana Miskin, 10/6/2013, 8:42 AM

Rabbi David Avraham Spektor of Beit Shemesh Passes Away

The rabbi, who was close to Rav Tzvi Yehuda Kook, died Monday after a long battle with cancer.Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/16/2013, 7:36 PM

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef Hospitalized

Renowned Torah sage is hospitalized again for back pain.Maayana Miskin, 8/25/2013, 12:03 PM

Thousands Mark 78 Years Since Rabbi Kook’s Passing

More than 3,000 mark the death of the iconic leader of religious Zionism and first Chief Rabbi of Israel.Maayana Miskin, 8/9/2013, 1:01 PM

Russia: Chabad Rabbi Shot at Short Range

A rabbi was shot near his home in Russia. Attack believed to be anti-Semitic.Maayana Miskin, 7/25/2013, 11:01 AM

NY Rabbi Accused of Posing as Police Officer Following Road Rage

A rabbi in Westchester County has been accused of impersonating a police officer.Eliran Aharon, New York, 6/25/2013, 10:23 PM

Rabbi Ariel: Don’t Go to Rabbis for Blessing – Pray

Ramat Gan rabbi denounces practice of going to rabbis for a special blessing in times of trouble.Maayana Miskin, 6/14/2013, 9:51 AM

Jews Urge Enhanced Education Following Attack on Rabbi

Jews urge German lawmakers to enhance educational tolerance programs following recent attack on German rabbi.Rivka Tzvi , 6/10/2013, 12:05 PM

Jerusalem: Hareidi Rabbis Organize Mall Boycott

Hareidi rabbis wield purchasing power in battle for modesty, tell followers to avoid Ramot mall.Maayana Miskin, 6/2/2013, 11:07 AM

Rabbis to Rabbi Stav: Withdraw from Rabbinate Race

Controversy continues in Chief Rabbi race as call is issued for Rabbi Stav to withdraw and support Rabbi Yaakov Ariel.Maayana Miskin, 5/26/2013, 11:43 AM

Chazak Rabbi: What do Women of the Wall Want?

Rabbi Ilan Meirov of New York's Chazak Organization: Why not heed decisions of chief rabbis and Kotel Rabbi?Arutz Sheva, 5/17/2013, 5:02 AM

Rabbis: ‘Big Brother’ Bad for Society

Modern Orthodox rabbis issue call against reality TV, say it ‘legitimizes moral weakness, perversity.’Maayana Miskin, 5/1/2013, 11:49 AM

Rabbi Herschel Schacter: From 'Child Prodigy' to Jewish Leader

Arutz Sheva Exclusive: Rabbi Dr. Jacob Schacter, son of the late Rabbi Herschel Schacter, speaks of his father's effect on world Jewry.Eliran Aharon, New York , 4/17/2013, 11:03 PM

Chief Rabbi of France Resigns Over Plagiarism Scandal

Chief rabbi of France officially resigns, after becoming embroiled in a scandal over alleged plagiarism charges.Rachel Hirshfeld , 4/11/2013, 5:31 PM

Rabbis Call to Obama ‘Free Pollard – Yes You Can!’

Rabbis march in Jerusalem, call on U.S. President to free Jonathan Pollard. ‘Yes you can!’ Yoni Kempinski and A7 staff, 3/22/2013, 2:47 PM

German Court Drops Charges Against 'Offending' Mohel

A German court on Thursday dismissed all charges against a rabbi for his role in the circumcision of a Jewish infant. Arutz Sheva staff, 2/25/2013, 9:37 AM

Rabbi: Western Culture Raising Divorce Rates

Rabbi warns that focus on self-fulfillment leaves marriages in trouble.Maayana Miskin, 1/30/2013, 11:52 AM

Bukharan Israeli Rabbi Killed in Crash

A leading rabbi in Israel’s Bukharan community has died in a car crash. He is survived by wife, 11 children, grandchildren.Maayana Miskin, 1/25/2013, 11:41 AM

Photos: 150 Rabbis from Forty Countries Worldwide Pray in Hevron

Over one hundred and fifty orthodox rabbis from 40 Jewish communities worldwide arrived in Hevron to pray at the Cave of the Patriarchs.Arutz Sheva staff, 1/8/2013, 2:46 AM

Rabbi Convicted for Anti-Disengagement Statements

Harsh criticism over the IDF Chief Rabbi’s stance on Disengagement puts rabbi in court.Maayana Miskin, 12/25/2012, 8:05 PM

Video: American Rabbis Pray Where Fatal Rocket Attack Occured

Twenty rabbis toured areas of Southern Israel as part of an emergency solidarity mission of the Rabbinical Council of America. Yoni Kempinski, 11/21/2012, 10:32 AM

New Program Teaches the Profession of a Community Rabbi

The Barkai Center for Practical Rabbinics was founded to give rabbis tools to effectively lead communities and congregations.Yoni Kempinski, 11/13/2012, 8:30 AM

500 Rabbis Call for Release of Jailed US Contractor Alan Gross

The wife of jailed American contractor Alan Gross and 500 rabbis from around the world continue to appeal to Havana on his behalf. Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/12/2012, 7:49 AM

'Rabbis against Obama’ to Protest in Florida

A group of GOP and Democratic rabbis plan to protest at the Israeli Consulate in Miami days before the second Romney-Obama debate Thursday.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/15/2012, 2:56 PM

High School Students Complete Talmud Study Cycle on Vacation

Yeshiva High School students fulfilled a special task during summer vacation - completing a cycle of Daf Yomi Talmud study.Chana Ya'ar & Yoni Kempinski, 9/27/2012, 9:14 AM

Rabbis Laud Romney: 'Stated Halakhah on Land of Israel'

Pikuach Nefesh rabbis happy with Mitt Romney's "sober" view regarding conceding land to the Arabs.Gil Ronen, 9/23/2012, 8:42 PM

Rabbis: Health Dept. 'Spread Lies' About 'Metzizah Be'Peh'

A group of rabbis said they would ignore a proposed law that would mandate that parents sign a consent form to perform metzitzah b'peh.Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/5/2012, 1:15 AM

German Rabbinical College Warns Against Wearing Kippot in Public

A rabbinical college in Germany has warned its students against wearing kippot, after a rabbi was attacked by four Arab youths last week. Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/2/2012, 12:01 PM

Despite PM's Efforts, Rabbi Ovadia Yosef Opposes Attack on Iran

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef has said that he would oppose any Israeli unilateral action against Iranian nuclear facilities. Arutz 7 Staff, 8/29/2012, 9:10 PM

Police Arrest Man in $10,000 Menorah Theft

Police said they have arrested a man who stole an antique menorah valued at approximately $10,000 from home of prominent rabbi.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/29/2012, 4:58 PM

Video: Rabbi Soloveitchik Speaks to GOP

The true source of liberty and freedom is G-d and not governments and states, national religious Rabbi Meir Soloveitchik told the GOP. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/29/2012, 9:23 AM

Rabbi Ashkenazi Passed Away at Age 96

Rabbi Elimelech Ashkenazi passed away at the age of 96 in Seagate, New York. Arutz 7 staff, 8/28/2012, 10:40 PM

'Rabbis for Obama' Boycott Israel and Cozy Up to Ahmadinejad

"Rabbis for Obama" includes many anti-Israel figures who support the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against the Jewish state.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/26/2012, 12:57 PM

As Jewish Support for Obama Dwindles, Campaign Looks to Rabbis

Obama’s re-election campaign announced the launch of Rabbis for Obama, aimed at rallying Jewish support for president in upcoming elections.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/22/2012, 10:20 AM

Adelsons Give $500,000 Boost to Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

Billionaire casino mogul Sheldon Adelson is among the top donors to New Jersey congressional candidate rabbi Shmuley Boteach.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/21/2012, 11:32 AM

Ministry Calls to Bury ‘Bodies’ Exhibit

Deputy Minister Litzman calls to bury the ‘bodies’ exhibit. Rabbis: ‘Horrible’ exhibit dishonors the dead.Maayana Miskin, 8/17/2012, 10:45 AM

'Rock Star Rabbi' Hits Broadway

A new musical, titled Soul Doctor, which tells the story of the beloved Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach, is opening Off-Broadway Aug. 13.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/15/2012, 5:21 PM

Rabbi Sues Pennsylvania Board of Funeral Directors

An Orthodox rabbi is suing Pennsylvania’s Board of Funeral Directors, accusing it of violating religious freedom.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/7/2012, 1:43 PM

After Discovering Jewish Origin, Hungarian Neo-Nazi Meets Rabbi

After being ousted from far-right Hungarian Jobbik party over his Jewish roots, Csanad Szegedi has reconciled to meet with orthodox rabbi.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/7/2012, 8:12 AM

Orthodox Rabbi Dies During Tragic Mikveh Immersion at Sea

An Orthodox rabbi accidentally drowned while performing ritual immersion in the sea off of the Aberystwyth resort town in West Wales. Rachel Hirshfeld, 8/5/2012, 11:30 AM

Kabbalist, Rabbis Warn of Danger, Call for Kindness

A Jewish mystic and rabbinic leaders have warned of a danger to the people of Israel, and are calling for more kindness, giving and prayer.Maayana Miskin, 8/2/2012, 1:46 PM

Rabbis Discuss Rav Tzvi Yehuda Kook, 'Father of Settlements'

Rav Yuval Cherlow: the settlement movement is a result of his philosophy and policy.Gil Ronen, 7/26/2012, 9:12 PM

IDF Hosts 'Don't Attack Iran' Rebbe

Admor of Mishkoltz, who said there is no need to strike Iran, tours IDF, gives Torah lesson to hundreds.Gil Ronen, 6/15/2012, 1:16 AM

Hungarian Jews Protest Verbal Attack Against Rabbi

About 120 Hungarians wearing yellow stars inscribed with the word “Jude” protested against the rising rate of anti-Semitism in the country.Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/8/2012, 3:45 PM

Rabbi Eliyahu Shriki Dies at 90

Rabbi Eliyahu Shriki, a leading figure in the Moroccan Israeli world, has died at age 90.Maayana Miskin, 6/8/2012, 11:52 AM

Conference of 1000 Religious Zionist Rabbis Calls for Unity

Arutz Sheva meets attendees at the conference of religious Zionist rabbis, who reaffirm the importance of national unity.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/18/2012, 10:20 PM

1000 Religious Zionist Rabbis Meet in Jerusalem

A thousand religious Zionist rabbis met in Jerusalem and talked about the unity of Jews and Jerusalem. Rav Kook would have rejoiced.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2012, 1:57 AM

Rabbi Links Ahmadinejad, Rabbis’ Illnesses and Jewish Prayer

What does leading rabbis’ health have to do with Iran’s nuclear program? Rabbi Shteinman explains.Maayana Miskin, 3/19/2012, 1:15 AM

Biblical Ceremony Held for Soldier Killed in Hit-and-Run

Rabbis hold a Biblical-style ceremony for soldier killed in traffic accident. “Our hands did not shed this blood.”Maayana Miskin, 2/16/2012, 6:23 PM

200 Participants at Annual Yarchei Kalla Study

The twelfth annual Agudath Israel Winter Yarchei Kallah event kicks off at the Ramada Renaissance hotel in Jerusalem.Gil Ronen, 1/18/2012, 7:49 PM

Rabbis to US Ambassador: US Shooting Itself in Foot over PA

Rabbis tell Ambassador Shapiro, “By promoting the establishment of a Palestinian state the U.S. is only shooting itself in the foot."Yoni Kempinski, 12/18/2011, 2:09 PM

Video: Rabbis, Students Dance after ‘Siyum” of Entire Gemara

Hundreds of rabbis and Torah students danced Saturday night in celebration of completion of learning the Gemara in memory of Rabbi Shach. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/20/2011, 10:54 AM

Chassidic Rabbi: Don’t Attack Iran; G-d Will Ruin Ahmadinejad

Rabbi Shalom Berger, the Rebbe of Mishkoltz, says there is no need to attack Iran because G-d will get rid of Ahmadinejad. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/6/2011, 5:29 PM