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Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Passes Away

Rabbi Yaakov Chai Yosef passed away on Friday afternoon after a lengthy battle with cancer.Elad Benari, 4/12/2013, 3:31 PM

Prayers for Rabbi Yaakov Yosef

Hundreds gather to pray for desperately ill rabbi. Son hopes he will make it to see newborn grandson.Maayana Miskin, 4/9/2013, 9:10 PM

Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Hospitalized

Rabbi Yaakov Yosef, son of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, has been hospitalized in serious condition at the Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2013, 11:22 PM

Thousands Unite in Prayer for Rabbi Yaakov Yosef

Despite political tension, hareidi and Zionist religious unite in prayer for ailing rabbi. Maayana Miskin, 3/5/2013, 9:15 AM

Rabbi Yaakov Yosef: Stay Away from Gay Teachers

Rabbi Ya'akov Yosef, son of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, has issued a ruling which prohibits taking private lessons with gay teachers.David Lev, 12/16/2012, 5:03 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

Photo Essay: Hundreds Pray for Rabbi Yaakov Yosef

Hundreds gathered at the Western Wall to pray for Rabbi Yaakov Yosef who is battling a serious illness.Elad Benari, 1/26/2012, 1:14 AM

Rabbi Yaakov Yosef Battling Serious Illness

Rabbi Yaakov Yosef diagnosed with a serious illness. Prayers requested for Rabbi Yaakov Chai ben Margalit.Elad Benari, 1/19/2012, 3:12 AM

MK Recalls Rebbe's Questioning

MK Michael Ben-Ari began a speech in the Knesset by reading an excerpt about the Lubavitcher rebbe who was questioned by Jews in Soviet Russia.Elad Benari, 7/13/2011, 12:29 PM

'Torah Above All Laws'

Rabbi Shalom Gold at the support rally for Rabbis Dov Lior and Yaakov Yosef: "The real honor that was diminished was that of the police."Elad Benari, 7/5/2011, 6:15 AM

Rally For Torah Independence

Thousands rallied in front of Israel's Supreme Court in support of Rabbis Dov Lior and Yaakov Yosef. Rabbi Lior danced with supporters.Gabe Kahn., 7/4/2011, 10:15 PM

Anti-Court Protest Monday

100 buses will carry thousands to Jerusalem, for a rally opposite the Supreme Court in support of rabbis’ freedom of religious opinion. Gil Ronen, 7/3/2011, 5:52 PM

Thousands Rally for Rabbi Yosef

Thousands of supporters rallied in support of Rav Yaakov Yosef Sunday afternoon after the rabbi was interrogated by Jerusalem police.Chana Ya'ar, 7/3/2011, 3:41 PM

Rabbi Opposes Torat Hamelech

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef expresses opposition to publishing the Torat Hamelech book. His son wrote a "haskama", rabbinical approbation, for it.Elad Benari, 6/30/2011, 8:22 AM

Danino Warns Against Protests

Police commissioner Yochanan Danino warned against protests if Rabbi Yaakov Yosef is arrested; criticized protests over Rabbi Lior's arrest.Gabe Kahn., 6/29/2011, 10:05 PM

Controversial Rabbis to Explain

Two rabbis facing arrest will explain their approbation for the book 'Torat HaMelech.' MKs seek to make rabbis immune from prosecution.Maayana Miskin, 2/17/2011, 12:17 AM

'Torah is On Trial,' Rabbi says

The son of leading Sephardic rabbi Ovadia Yosef faces arrest, says police are trying to put the Torah on trial.Maayana Miskin, 2/11/2011, 12:18 PM

Fellow Rabbis Defend Rabbi Yosef

Police summoned Rabbi Yaakov Yosef for questioning over his his support for a book that quotes Jewish Law on killing the enemy.Gil Ronen, 8/24/2010, 7:50 PM

Rabbi Refuses to Be Questioned

The Chief rabbi of Kiryat Arba and Hevron and the son of Shas leader summoned for questioning about The Torah of the King book.Elad Benari, 8/10/2010, 12:37 AM