Shas leader clarifies 'Amalek' comment against Jewish Home

'I love all Jews; everything I said was out of love', Rabbi Cohen tells Bennett during Shiva visit.Hezki Baruch, 6/22/2016, 10:25 PM

In pictures: Rabbi Shalom Cohen's wife laid to rest

Funeral of Yael Cohen, wife of Shas spiritual leader, draws thousands, including prominent religious and political figures.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/21/2016, 8:44 PM

Rabbi Cohen mourns wife: 'In her credit we received the Torah'

Thousands attend funeral for Yael Cohen, wife of Shas spiritual leader Rabbi Shalom Cohen, in Jerusalem.Haim Cohen, 6/21/2016, 8:17 PM

Wife of Shas's spiritual leader passes away at 78

Rabbanit Yael Cohen passes away following serious illness. Her widower, Rabbi Shalom Cohen, is president of Council of Torah Sages.Yedidya Ben-Or, 6/21/2016, 9:03 AM

Wife of Shas spiritual leader hospitalized in serious condition

Family calls on public to pray for wife of Rabbanit Yael Cohen, wife of Rabbi Shalom Cohen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2016, 8:49 PM

Top Shas sage warns Netanyahu over Kotel

Rabbi Shalom Cohen warns Prime Minister he will tell Shas to leave Coalition if government caves in to Reform Jews.Gil Ronen, 3/17/2016, 10:31 PM

Shas Spiritual Leader: Hatikva is a 'Stupid' Song

Shas mentor Rabbi Shalom Cohen says Rabbi Ovadia once stood when Hatikva was sung, but uttered a prayer instead.Arutz Sheva, 2/22/2015, 5:54 PM

Shas' Rabbi: Jewish Home? 'Home without Jews'

Rabbi Shalom Cohen offers a repeat version of the Jewish Home bashing that preceded the last elections.Benny Moshe, Gil Ronen, 1/15/2015, 8:46 PM

'Submissive' Deri Officially Returns to Head Shas

It's official: after two weeks away in a measured ploy to gain backing and overcome damaging recordings, Deri is back at the helm of Shas.Oranit Etzer, Ari Yashar, 1/12/2015, 12:31 PM

Shas Chief Rabbi Tells Deri: You Can't Quit, Come Back

Rabbi Shalom Cohen, head of the Shas Council of Torah Sages, instructs Aryeh Deri to return to lead the party.Haim Lev, 1/12/2015, 5:14 AM

Shas Embarrassed After Spiritual Leader Insults Yishai

Officials in Shas distance themselves from comments made by Rabbi Shalom Cohen against Eli Yishai and his rabbinic counsel.Haim Lev, 12/28/2014, 2:13 AM

R. Amsalem: Shas Leader All Wrong on Haredi Colleges

A ruling by a top Shas rabbi against women learning in haredi colleges won't help anyone, said Rabbi Haim AmsalemMoshe Cohen, 6/26/2014, 8:20 AM

Activists: Put 'Amalek Rabbi' on Trial

Bayit Yehudi activists want to see Rabbi Shalom Cohen put on trial for calling them 'members of the Amalek nation.'David Lev, 7/30/2013, 8:54 PM

Shas Backpedals on Religious Zionists as ‘Amalek’

Shas party Spiritual Leader Rabbi Ovadia Yosef tries to minimize damage from a charge labeling religious Zionist rabbis as ‘Amalek.’Chana Ya'ar, 7/21/2013, 9:07 AM

Amalek? Rabbi 'Only Meant Bayit Yehudi Leaders'

Sources in Rabbi Shalom Cohen's household: he did not mean to disparage the entire National-Religious publicGil Ronen, 7/14/2013, 8:40 PM