These lights are a testament to "the Eternal City"Rabbi Ben-Dahan at candle-lighting in Hurva synagogue: “Regardless of the nations, the Land of Israel belongs to the people of Israel.”
'Fight terrorism, don't contain it'Deputy Defense Minister calls for more bulletproof buses in Israel, says Europe must start fighting terrorism seriously.
'Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty'Deputy Defense Secretary refuses to speculate on allegations of sexual assault by MK from Jewish Home, says that is for police to determine.
'IDF will respond fiercely and without hesitating'Deputy Defense Minister Ben Dahan:'IDF will respond fiercely and unhesitatingly' to attacks by Israel's enemies.
Jewish Home demands haredi party condemn 'execution' caricatureActivists demand Health Minister Litzman condemn offensive caricature portraying Deputy Defense Minister executing yeshiva students.
Complaint filed over caricature of Deputy Defense MinisterJewish Home representatives file police complaint over cartoon in haredi newspaper depicting Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan as a hangman.
Deputy Defense Minister: Ya'alon kept me in the darkRabbi Eli Ben-Dahan puzzles over Ya'alon's treatment of him, noting the enmity the latter had toward him seemingly came from nowhere.
Why is Dept. Defense Minister Ben-Dahan being 'evicted'?Ben-Dahan's tenure technically expires with Yaalon's departure, but expected to be extended. So why are he and his staff being booted out?
Could Jewish Home control Judea-Samaria?Original coalition agreements gave Deputy Defense Minister Ben-Dahan control over Civil Administration; Ya'alon ignored them.
Ben-Dahan: Judea-Samaria next for full sovereigntyDeputy Defense Minister says Netanyahu's Golan Heights speech could mark a preemptive step toward full Israeli law in Judea-Samaria.
'Dropped investigation against soldier - a message to the IDF'Deputy Defense Minister welcomes decision to close the investigation against a commander who shot dead an Arab rock thrower.
Dept. Defense Minister: Sanders should get his facts straightDept. Defense Minister Eli Ben-Dahan blasts US presidential candidate for false claims Israel killed '10,000 innocents' in Gaza.
MKs left and right furious over 'Breaking the Silence' reportMKs demand investigation after TV report says leftist group may have gathered sensitive information.
Deputy Defense Minister: Wording of 'suspension law' problematicRabbi Eli Ben-Dahan explains why Jewish Home backed down from support of a bill allowing for MKs to be suspended for misconduct.
Deputy Defense Minister rails against Breaking the SilenceJewish Home's Eli Ben-Dahan attacks anti-IDF NGO for spreading claims abroad instead of reporting to proper IDF investigative bodies.
Deputy Defense Minister receives added securitySecurity beefed up around Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan following undisclosed threat against his life.
Possible New Measure: Deport Rock-Throwers from JerusalemDeputy Defense Minister insists deporting assailants and their families will create instant deterrence after rock attacks.
Deputy Defense Minister: 'There Was Confusion; We Mobilized'Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan says it seemed security forces were set to demolish the Beit El homes overnight
Knesset Approves Harsher Punishments for Rock ThrowingArab MKs livid as Knesset plenum passes bill that toughens the punishment handed out to rock throwers.
Could Rocket Fire Stop Israeli Aid to Gaza?Deputy Defense Minister Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan notes Israel is weighing stopping humanitarian aid, construction shipments following rockets.
Ya'alon Apologizes to Dept. Minister Ben-Dahan Over Bus FiascoDefense Minister calls his new Deputy Minister to apologize for not informing him of reversal of Judea-Samaria bus plan.
MK: Demolitions 'Political Price Tag' Against Jewish HomeMK Bezalel Smotrich slams Ya'alon for demolitions, claims it is retaliation for Jewish Home's Ben-Dahan becoming Dep. Minister.
Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan: Religious Zionists Tried to Do Too MuchJewish Home MK and former Deputy Religious Affairs Minister laments split in religious Zionist vote, urges unity for days ahead.
Netanyahu Calls on French Jews: Come Home to IsraelPrime Minister Netanyahu says the world needs to 'come to its senses; MKs call for emergency aliyah of French Jews.
'Jewish Home Will Stay True to its Religious-Zionist Values'Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan insists more secular MKs won't mean compromise on values, says he'd love to finish what he started at the rabbinate.
State Allocates $500K to Fortify Synagogues Against Rocket FireDeputy Religious Affairs Minister blames Shas for lagging behind in fortifying religious buildings.
Rabbi Eli Ben Dahan Switches from Tekuma to Jewish HomeDeputy Minister of Religious Affairs to run on Jewish Home list; Tekuma wishes him success amid rumors of split.
Bennett: Something New Has Begun in JerusalemMembers of the Jewish Home party welcome the results of the election of Jerusalem's new Chief Rabbis.
Operation Protective Edge the 'Zionist Answer'Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan speaks about IAF assault on Gaza - and why now, more than ever, is the time to build Jewish communities.
Maccabi Tel Aviv Congratulated over Championship"You did it big time", Prime Minister Netanyahu tells Maccabi Tel Aviv coach after victory.
'Pray for Pollard,' Urges Deputy Religions MinisterRabbi Eli Ben Dahan asks the public to pray for Jonathan Pollard, who is in poor health.
Kosher 'Revolution' Standardizes Kosher Certification in IsraelMinistry of Religious Affairs, Chief Rabbi David Lau present four-step program Monday to standardize kosher certification by the state.
After 11 Years Rabbis Appointed to Kibbutzim11 year dispute circumvented by Religious Affairs Ministry, agricultural community chief rabbis will serve in new model following requests.
Ben Dahan To Lapid: Stick to Finance, Not RabbisDeputy Religious Affairs Minister Rabbi Eli Ben Dahan said that Yair Lapid should worry about the Finance Ministry, not the Chief Rabbis
Proposal: 'Kosher Cops' to Take on Kashrut FraudA new proposal by Deputy Minister in charge of Religious Affairs Eli Ben-Dahan would establish a unit to battle Kashrut fraud
Video: Victory at ShdemaAfter 5 years of a tenacious struggle led by Women in Green – a Jewish community is born at Shedema.
Deputy Religious Affairs Minister Attacked At FuneralMK Rabbi Eli Ben Dahan, was attacked as he attended the funeral of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef Monday, says incitement in haredi media to blame.
Bayit Yehudi, Shas Making PeaceRabbi Ovadia Yosef hosted MK Rabbi Eli Ben Dahan at his home and said he actually likes Bayit Yehudi.
Rabbi Ben Dahan: Disappointed with ResultsDeputy Religions Minister says he hopes the secular public will not “give a kick to the institution of the Rabbinate.”
Jerusalem Terror Victim: "I said 'Shema Yisrael'"Dept. Minister of Religious Affairs Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan visits Tisha B'Av stabbing victim in hospital, vows to fix security situation
MK Ben Dahan Vows to Enable Temple Mount PrayerDeputy Religions Minister: How can it be that Jews are forbidden to pray on Temple Mount on Tisha B'Av?
AG Asked to Investigate Arab MK Who Called for IntifadaYoung leadership of the Bayit Yehudi asks Attorney General to investigate inciting remarks by MK Afou Agbaria.
Rabbi Ben-Dahan: No Way Will Hareidim be JailedHareidi-religious yeshiva students will not go to jail, even if they refuse to enlist in the IDF, says Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs.
Lag Ba'omer: Traditional Torah Walk in TzfatPhotos: For the 180th straight year, dignitaries march from Abo House to Rashbi's tomb in Meron.
Religious Councils Told: Fly FlagDeputy Religions Minister instructs Councils to fly flag for Memorial Day and Independence Day.
Priestly Blessing at Kotel: PhotosTens of thousands attended the traditional Birkat Cohanim blessing by the priestly caste at the Kotel.
Coalition Talks: Rabbi Ben-Dahan to Head Religious ServicesBayit Yehudi to head three ministries, not four, but will get appoint a deputy minister to Ministry of Religious Services.
Bayit Yehudi: Likud Wants Livni-Abbas CoalitionMKs Orit Strook, Rabbi Ben Dahan, blast Likud's reported offer to Yesh Atid to tear down communities.
Bayit Yehudi: Sunday Vacation will Promote Shabbat ObservanceBayit Yehudi to support a proposal to extend the weekend into Sunday, explains that it would encourage Israelis to observe Shabbat.
Jewish Home Candidate: Polls Good, but Wait for Final ResultsRabbi Eli Ben-Dahan, number four on the Jewish Home list, welcomes the exit polls that predict a historic outcome.
Archives Reveal: Likud MK, Not Rabbi, was ‘Anti Women’It was a Likud MK, not Rabbi Ben-Dahan, who proposed cancelling the Knesset committee on women’s affairs.
'Chauvinism' Campaign Fails to Dent Bayit YehudiAnger in religious-Zionist leadership at Likud attempts to portray Rabbi Eli Ben Dahan as anti-women.
Likud Video Hammers at Bayit Yehudi 'Conservatism'Election propaganda video attacks Rabbi Ben Dahan over his statements to Arutz Sheva.