Rabbi Lau relives Holocaust memories 70 years later

Tel Aviv Chief Rabbi, a Holocaust survivor, visits Holocaust memorial in Miami.Uzi Baruch, 11/8/2017, 5:08 PM

Watch: Tel Aviv Chief Rabbi addresses March of the Living

Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau tells of survival of Judaism in the Nazi death camps.Yoni Kempinski, Poland, 4/24/2017, 5:57 PM

'Sonya cooked, Shimon washed the dishes'

Former Chief Rabbi Lau remembers Peres the man: 'We can learn from his how to be stubborn, to stand up for our principles and not give up.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/28/2016, 5:05 PM

Rabbi Lau: Eli Weisel was a man of tremendous faith

'For forty days he was able to risk his life and put on tefillin in Auschwitz.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2016, 2:33 PM

Watch: We lost so much in the Holocaust, don't lose God too

Survivor and ex-Chief Rabbi Lau gives a powerful talk during the March of the Living ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2016, 8:46 PM

'I Remember How it is to be an Orphaned Child'

Holocaust survivor and Tel Aviv Chief Rabbi Lau, together with Rabbi Lior, visits parents of Rabbi Henkin to comfort Henkin family.Hezki Baruch, 10/6/2015, 10:58 PM

Rabbi Lau: If We Take First Step, God Will do the Rest

Hours before holiest day of the year, Arutz Sheva speaks with Tel Aviv Chief Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau on celebrating Yom Kippur to fullest.Yoni Kempinski, 9/22/2015, 2:22 PM

Watch: New Torah Scrolls for 90-Year-Old Tel Aviv Synagogue

Tel Aviv's Great Synagogue celebrates its 90th birthday with the introduction of four new Torah scrolls.Yoni Kempinski, 8/25/2015, 1:15 AM

Rabbi Lau: Sharon 'Feared Civil War' Before Disengagement

Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau revealed Tuesday that he had met with then-Prime Minister Ariel Sharon a month before the Disengagement.Moshe Cohen, 7/7/2015, 2:16 PM

Watch: A Conversation with Former Chief Rabbi

Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau gives tips to rabbis at Barkai Center prize ceremony.Yoni Kempinski, 4/28/2015, 6:45 AM

Putin: 'I support the struggle of Israel'

Warm meeting between delegation of rabbis, led by Sephardic Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef, and Russian leader.Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 7/10/2014, 8:15 PM

Hundreds in Tel Aviv Pray for Kidnapped Students

Approximately 700 people gather at the Rabin Square for a prayer vigil for the safe return of the three abducted students.Nir Har Zahav, 6/16/2014, 1:12 AM

Rabbi Lau: 'Judaism is the Answer to Nazism'

Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau, at March of the Living, notes that the Jewish people have a long memory - and that the future lies in its heritage.Tova Dvorin, 4/28/2014, 6:32 PM

Fmr. Chief Rabbi 'We Learned Nothing From the Holocaust'

Rabbi Yisrael Lau, child survivor turned Israeli chief rabbi, says all Jews are 'survivors', laments Jewish youth going to live in Berlin.Ari Yashar, 4/28/2014, 3:57 PM

Rabbi Lau Fights Sabbath Store-Opening

Tel Aviv’s renowned rabbi says Sabbath sales bad for workers, families, Jewish unity, and the economy.Maayana Miskin, 3/17/2014, 10:20 PM

Rabbi Lau: My Son's Victory - a Message to the Nazis

Former Chief Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau reacts to his son’s election.Yoni Kempinski and A7 staff, 7/25/2013, 8:42 AM

Rabbi Lau at March of the Living: Today We Have a Home

Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau, who survived Buchenwald, in a powerful message to March of the Living participants.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2013, 5:15 AM

Rabbi Lau on Holocaust Day: Focus on Life

Rabbi Lau calls to learn about how Jews died, but more importantly, about how they lived.Maayana Miskin, 4/7/2013, 1:52 PM

Puah Institute Holds 13th Conference

This time there was no boycott or ruckus over "women's inclusion."Gil Ronen, 1/3/2013, 1:14 AM

Former Israel Chief Rabbi Leads March to Mark Rostov Massacre

Former Israel Chief Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau joined Rostov's Chabad-Lubavitch emissary in marking the 70th anniversary of a tragic massacre.Hana Levi Julian, 8/13/2012, 11:16 PM

Rabbi Lau: Hate Slogans a ’Desecration of HaShem’

The anti-Zionist hate graffiti scrawled at Yad VaShem is a “defamation of the name of G-d,” says survivor Rabbi Lau.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/11/2012, 1:38 PM

Rabbi Lau at Migron Brit Mila

Former Chief Rabbi Lau officiated at the brit mila of his grand-nephew at Migron, a week before the Knesset discusses legalizing the town.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/11/2012, 2:52 PM

Knesset Committee Passes Nazi Symbol Bill

A Knesset committee has passed a bill to fine perpetrators NIS 100,000 if they use as a slur any Holocaust symbol or calls anyone a "Nazi." Chana Ya'ar, 1/9/2012, 11:58 PM

Rabbi Lau: Shouts of 'Nazi!' Cause Me Nightmares

Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau tells Ma'ariv he was shocked to see a photo of a Jewish boy wearing a yellow star in last week's hareidi protest.Chana Ya'ar, 1/8/2012, 12:07 AM

Peres: We Cannot Generalize When it Comes to Hareidim

President Shimon Peres: Condemn those who exclude women, but don't generalize to include those who don't.Elad Benari, 12/30/2011, 1:16 AM

Former Chief Rabbi Yisrael Lau: First of All, Peace Among Us

Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau in a greeting for Rosh Hashanah: Before we make peace with our neighbors we need to make peace among ourselves.A7 Staff, 9/28/2011, 12:50 PM