Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef

Chief Rabbis release special Passover guidelines for coronavirus period

Chief Rabbis release special Passover guidelines for coronavirus period

Chief Rabbis stress Zoom is not permitted on first and last days of Passover, give instructions regarding pre-Passover preparations.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/7/2020, 12:55 PM
IDF Chief of Staff refuses to meet with Chief Rabbi of Israel

IDF Chief of Staff refuses to meet with Chief Rabbi of Israel

Sources tell Arutz Sheva IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot is boycotting Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef, cancelling planned meeting with him.Ido Ben Porat, 1/21/2018, 9:59 PM
'Leniencies only within halakhic guidelines'

'Leniencies only within halakhic guidelines'

Chief Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef told new rabbis and rabbinical judges to be lenient only within the guidelines of halakha.Chezky Baruch, 9/14/2016, 7:56 PM
Chief Rabbis urged to support secular subjects

Chief Rabbis urged to support secular subjects

MK Yair Lapid sends letter to Chief Rabbis imploring them to oppose government move to abolish secular studies standards in haredi schools.Shai Landesman, 7/13/2016, 2:42 PM
High Court allows Reform 'conversions' in mikvehs

High Court allows Reform 'conversions' in mikvehs

Chief Rabbi slams ruling that allows Reform and Conservative 'conversions' in Be'er Sheva mikvehs.Gil Ronen, 2/12/2016, 1:16 AM
Women of the Wall: Rabbi should consult his sister

Women of the Wall: Rabbi should consult his sister

Controversial group disrespects Chief Sephardic Rabbi after he objects to their Hannukah candle lighting initiative.Reut Hadar, 11/29/2015, 9:22 PM