Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky

Help converts pay for their wedding - and get a special blessing

Help converts pay for their wedding - and get a special blessing

A soon-to-be married couple of converts who left their old lives and home abroad to move to Israel need your help to cover wedding expenses.Sponsored Content, 7/8/2019, 6:06 PM
Donate $1 and get rare brocha from Harav Chaim Kanievsky

Donate $1 and get rare brocha from Harav Chaim Kanievsky

Donate $1 for the wedding of these geirim and get a rare brocha from Harav Chaim Kanievsky.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2019, 5:50 PM
'Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky is my Prime Minister'

'Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky is my Prime Minister'

Haredi MK surprises audience by declaring that 'his' Prime Minister is Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky.David Rosenberg, 7/2/2019, 3:00 PM
United Right chief Rafi Peretz meets with Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky

United Right chief Rafi Peretz meets with Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky

Channel 2 News reporter Yair Sherki: 'I don't remember such a close relationship between the NRP leader and haredim.'Sara Rubenstein, 6/14/2019, 7:48 AM
Jewish Home chief meets with Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky

Jewish Home chief meets with Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky

The meeting was also attended by Degel Hatorah chairman MK Moshe Gafni.Hezki Baruch, 5/16/2019, 4:54 PM
Haredi rabbis protest Eurovision Sabbath desecration

Haredi rabbis protest Eurovision Sabbath desecration

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky leads call for prayers in protest of Sabbath desecration caused by Saturday's Eurovision contest in Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 5/15/2019, 2:39 PM
Shas lawmakers oppose plan to merge with UTJ

Shas lawmakers oppose plan to merge with UTJ

Shas MKs say initiative to run together with their Ashkenazic counterparts would destroy Shas' unique identity, pledge to oppose the move.Tzvi Lev, 1/3/2019, 7:15 PM
Ambassador Friedman meets leading haredi rabbi

Ambassador Friedman meets leading haredi rabbi

US Ambassador David Friedman visits home of prominent haredi Torah sage and leading halakhic authority Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2018, 11:50 PM
"My name wasn't always Chana"

"My name wasn't always Chana"

A convert's dream come true. She knew, even then, that there was something more to life.Sponsored Content, 10/22/2018, 3:10 PM
'Torah study eliminates need for smoke detectors'

'Torah study eliminates need for smoke detectors'

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky dismisses need to prevent next fire tragedy, says Torah study provides enough protection.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/17/2018, 12:48 PM
Police demolish illegal Yerushalmi Faction synagogue

Police demolish illegal Yerushalmi Faction synagogue

Police drag out worshipers holed up in illegal Jerusalem synagogue associated with the radical Yerushalmi Faction.Tzvi Lev, 1/4/2018, 3:00 PM
'Anti-draft protesters are reckless fools'

'Anti-draft protesters are reckless fools'

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky blasts Yerushalmi Faction over wave of anti-draft protests: 'They're empty, foolish people who insult great rabbis.'David Rosenberg, 10/23/2017, 8:27 AM
Rabbi Kanievsky supports head of NGO investigated by police

Rabbi Kanievsky supports head of NGO investigated by police

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky publicly visits head of the 'Matanat Chaim' NGO, under investigation for trading organ donations for money.Tzvi Lev, 10/9/2017, 4:42 PM
Misquoting Rabbi Kanievsky caused Shabbat desecration

Misquoting Rabbi Kanievsky caused Shabbat desecration

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky never actually permitted traveling on the Sabbath to escape Hurricane Irma.Tzvi Lev, 9/17/2017, 3:06 PM
Need to escape Irma? Haredi rabbi says you can travel on Shabbat

Need to escape Irma? Haredi rabbi says you can travel on Shabbat

Bnei Brak's Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky permits Jews in Hurricane Irma's path to evacuate on Shabbat.JTA, 9/8/2017, 1:47 PM
How One Gabbai Crowdfunded Rav Chaim's Newest Sefer

How One Gabbai Crowdfunded Rav Chaim's Newest Sefer

New 'Moadei HaGra"Ch' responsa a treasure for future generations.Kupat Ha'Ir, 6/22/2017, 5:06 PM
Rav Kanievsky calls to aid Torah scholar

Rav Kanievsky calls to aid Torah scholar

Urgent letter issued by Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky on behalf of anonymous Talmid Chacham.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2017, 2:43 PM
The most critical 120 hours of the year

The most critical 120 hours of the year

Rav Chaim Kanievsky's promise: Donate to Kupat Ha'Ir and he will stand for you.Kupat Ha'Ir, 9/30/2016, 9:07 AM
Rav Chaim Kanievsky calls on public to act

Rav Chaim Kanievsky calls on public to act

Major rabbi asks for help saving a haredi man from debt collectors in honor of Lag Ba'Omer.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/22/2016, 9:48 AM
'Murdered Jews Make Atonement, Messiah Must Come'

'Murdered Jews Make Atonement, Messiah Must Come'

Leading hareidi rabbi hears harrowing details of Har Nof synagogue attack, how congregation rabbi saved 'by a miracle.'Ari Yashar, 11/21/2014, 2:06 PM
R' Kanievski: Prayers for Slain Teens Not in Vain

R' Kanievski: Prayers for Slain Teens Not in Vain

Leading hareidi Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky says prayers for the missing teens did not go to waste.Yaakov Levi, 6/30/2014, 11:29 PM