IDF Rabbi Pulled From Traditional Kotel Ceremony

Kotel rabbi to demand answers on status quo change, as chief education officer replaces rabbi amid report of weakening rabbinate.Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 6/4/2015, 7:53 PM

Second Chief Rabbi in IDF History Passes Away

Rabbi Mordechai Piron z''l passes at age 93, active shaping religious identity of Israel, called Jerusalem the 'place of my dreams.'Ido Ben-Porat, Hezki Baruch, 5/28/2014, 11:48 AM

Rabbis: Judaism Means Loving Non-Jews

Rabbis clarify Judaism’s position on non-Jews, women’s role in light of IDF mezuzah controversy.Maayana Miskin, 4/24/2013, 9:31 AM

Rabbi: ‘Ha'aretz’ Wants Israelis to Dislike Judaism

Rabbi accuses Ha'aretz of anti-Judaism slant after paper accuses IDF rabbis of racism.Maayana Miskin, 4/21/2013, 1:09 PM

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

Rabbi Weiss: Ban Rabbi who Insulted IDF

Former IDF Chief Rabbi agrees Rabbi Yaakov Yosef should not teach soldiers after his harsh criticism of army rabbis.Maayana Miskin, 3/18/2012, 5:48 PM

IDF Rabbinate: Soldiers Must Accept Women's Singing

Top Rabbinate source says religious soldiers will be allowed to opt out of entertainment but not solemn events.Gil Ronen, 1/29/2012, 8:26 PM

IDF Chief Rabbi: Attacks on IDF Against Halakhah

IDF Chief Rabbi Rafi Peretz met religious Zionist rabbis to condemn attacks on IDF soldiers.Gabe Kahn., 12/13/2011, 10:21 PM