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Thousands gather at second mass funeral in Jerusalem

Thousands gather at second mass funeral in Jerusalem

Ignoring lockdown, thousands of mourners gather in Jerusalem to pay their respects to Rabbi Yitzchak Shiner, in 2nd mass funeral of the day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/01/2021 22:53
Police under fire for mass haredi gathering at rabbi's funeral

Police under fire for mass haredi gathering at rabbi's funeral

Police official pushes back on criticism: 'Use your head. No one wants to see violent clashes.' Gantz blasts 'unequal' lockdown enforcement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/01/2021 16:05
Thousands defy lockdown, attend funeral of Rabbi Meshulam Dovid Soloveitchik

Thousands defy lockdown, attend funeral of Rabbi Meshulam Dovid Soloveitchik

Masses defy lockdown to attend funeral of scion of Soloveitchik rabbinic dynasty, Brisk rosh yeshiva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/01/2021 14:16
Thousands attend funeral of Mir Yeshiva spiritual leader Rabbi Aharon David Hadash

Thousands attend funeral of Mir Yeshiva spiritual leader Rabbi Aharon David Hadash

Large funeral held for prominent haredi rabbinic leader despite COVID-19 restrictions.AFP, 03/12/2020 16:47
Corporal Lihu Ben-Bassa laid to rest

Corporal Lihu Ben-Bassa laid to rest

Cadet killed in plane crash yesterday buried in Rishon Letzion military cemetery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/11/2020 17:01
Watch: Rabbi Jonathan Sacks laid to rest in London

Watch: Rabbi Jonathan Sacks laid to rest in London

Rabbis and relatives pay their final respects at funeral service for former chief rabbi of Britain, Rabbi Jonathan Sacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/11/2020 14:56
Rosh Kollel Rabbi Yaakov Elcharar laid to rest

Rosh Kollel Rabbi Yaakov Elcharar laid to rest

The Ramot community was shocked on Sunday by the sudden passing of 52-year-old Rosh Kollel of the Maalot David Yeshiva, Rabbi Yaakov ElcharSponsored Content, 14/10/2020 13:37
Liberman: Haredim spit in face of the rest of the country

Liberman: Haredim spit in face of the rest of the country

Yisrael Beyteinu chairman slams mass funeral for Pittsburgh Rebbe. 'Netanyahu, haredi parties must move to opposition to beat coronavirus.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/10/2020 15:49
Clashes at Rebbe's funeral in Ashdod

Clashes at Rebbe's funeral in Ashdod

Clashes erupt in cemetery between police and hundreds of mourners attending funeral of Pittsburgh Rebbe.Netanel Katz, 05/10/2020 15:16
Watch: Masses at funeral of Pittsburgh Rebbe in Ashdod

Watch: Masses at funeral of Pittsburgh Rebbe in Ashdod

Police call on participants to follow instructions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/10/2020 14:41
Live: Funeral of Sgt. Amit Ben Yigal

Live: Funeral of Sgt. Amit Ben Yigal

IDF soldier killed in block-throwing attack Tuesday morning laid to rest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2020 18:23
Watch: Rabbi Nahum Rabinovitch laid to rest

Watch: Rabbi Nahum Rabinovitch laid to rest

Funeral of head of Maale Adumim yeshiva who passed away at 92 takes place in J'lem, with attendance restricted to family and rabbis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/05/2020 15:31
'Savages, maybe even murderers'

'Savages, maybe even murderers'

Hospital director slams hundreds who attended funeral for rabbi last night against Health Ministry orders.Hezki Baruch, 29/03/2020 19:05
Hundreds attend funeral in Bnei Brak

Hundreds attend funeral in Bnei Brak

Hundreds were at funeral of yeshiva head contrary to Health Ministry instructions. Minister Erdan: 'A serious, life-threatening incident.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/03/2020 11:23
Hundreds attend lone soldier Daniel Shem Tov's funeral

Hundreds attend lone soldier Daniel Shem Tov's funeral

Hundreds gather at Haifa military cemetery to pay last respects to lone soldier Sgt. Daniel Shem Tov who died during his military service.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/01/2020 16:54
Rabbi Karelitz laid to rest

Rabbi Karelitz laid to rest

Thousands attend funeral of Rabbi Nissim Karelitz, among the leading halakhic authorities in the haredi world, who passed away at age 93.Yoni Kempinski, 22/10/2019 12:51
Watch: Dvir Sorek is laid to rest

Watch: Dvir Sorek is laid to rest

Thousands gather at the Ofra cemetery. Dvir is survived by his parents and six siblings. 'We had a gift for 19 years.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/08/2019 20:11
IDF to allow Reform military funerals

IDF to allow Reform military funerals

State representative announces to Supreme Court that Reform rabbi or 'rabbah' will be permitted to hold military funeral ceremonies.Mordechai Sones, 04/07/2019 11:31
Ethiopian community protest: The State is closed down

Ethiopian community protest: The State is closed down

Thousands of members of Ethiopian community and many supporters demonstrate from Yokneam Junction in north to the Kastina junction in south.Mordechai Sones, 02/07/2019 19:51
Watch: Funeral of First Lady Nechama Rivlin

Watch: Funeral of First Lady Nechama Rivlin

First lady laid to rest in plot of Great Leaders of the Nation at Har Herzl in Jerusalem. President and son say kaddish.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/06/2019 18:04
Rabbi David Goldenberg passes away

Rabbi David Goldenberg passes away

Rabbi Goldenberg studied under Rabbi Zvi Yehuda at Mercaz Harav, and taught at Machon Meir for decades. Funeral at 4 pm from Machon Meir.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 21/05/2019 16:29
Kaliver Rebbe's grandson appointed as new Rebbe

Kaliver Rebbe's grandson appointed as new Rebbe

The new Kaliver Rebbe is only 28 years old but is considered to be a genius in Torah.Ben Shaul, 28/04/2019 19:18
MIA IDF soldier laid to rest 37 years late

MIA IDF soldier laid to rest 37 years late

Thousands attend funeral of Zachary Baumel, whose remains were returned 37 years after he fell in Lebanon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/04/2019 18:59
Hundreds attend funeral of lone soldier

Hundreds attend funeral of lone soldier

Close to 1,000 people at funeral of lone soldier Alex Sasaki, who was found dead this week. 'You chose the difficult and significant path.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/03/2019 12:56
Funeral of murdered Rabbi ends with emotional singing

Funeral of murdered Rabbi ends with emotional singing

Just before end of funeral at Segula cemetery, hundreds of mourners tearfully sing 'Even in concealment.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/03/2019 21:52
Education Minister eulogizes murdered Rabbi Ahiad Ettinger

Education Minister eulogizes murdered Rabbi Ahiad Ettinger

'Standing at your grave I say, Jewish blood will no longer be considered cheapest commodity in Middle East.'Mordechai Sones, 18/03/2019 16:16
'How will Tamar raise 12 children alone?'

'How will Tamar raise 12 children alone?'

Rabbi Achiad Ettinger, murdered in Samaria attack, accompanied by thousands in Eli; funeral procession will continue to Segula cemetery.Hezki Baruch, 18/03/2019 15:55
Wrong body sent to funeral

Wrong body sent to funeral

Funeral for victim of Chile boating accident postponed after body found to belong to the other victim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/03/2019 17:59
Rabbi Eckstein's daughter: 'You were a rebel with cause'

Rabbi Eckstein's daughter: 'You were a rebel with cause'

Relatives and friends of Friendship Fund founder and President Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein part from him at end of painful funeral.Yoni Kempinski, 07/02/2019 15:54
150 strangers join funeral of Holocaust survivor with no family

150 strangers join funeral of Holocaust survivor with no family

Toronto rabbi shocked to find some 150 strangers showing up to attend funeral of Holocaust survivor who died with virtually no family.Marcy Oster, JTA, 05/02/2019 08:12
Israeli woman murdered in Australia buried in hometown

Israeli woman murdered in Australia buried in hometown

Thousands gather in Arab town of Baka al-Garbiyeh in northern Israel to accompany body of Aiia Maasarwe to local cemetery.Marcy Oster, JTA, 23/01/2019 16:36
Hundreds at funeral of J'lem murdered couple; terror suspected

Hundreds at funeral of J'lem murdered couple; terror suspected

'My mother went through three terror attacks and didn't leave house for fear something would happen,' said Rabbi Nitai Kadouri.Mordechai Sones, 14/01/2019 21:05
Hadas Tapuchi laid to rest

Hadas Tapuchi laid to rest

Hundreds accompany Hadas Tapuchi from Ateret on her last journey; suspect death caused by rock attack.Yoni Kempinski, 14/01/2019 16:54
Live: Rabbi Elisha Vishlitzky laid to rest

Live: Rabbi Elisha Vishlitzky laid to rest

Hundreds participating in funeral of Rabbi Vishlitzky, a leading rabbi of religious Zionism, who passed away today at age 65.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/01/2019 18:45
Watch: Funeral of baby born after Ofra attack

Watch: Funeral of baby born after Ofra attack

Baby of Shira and Amichai Ish-Ran, who died four days after the attack, laid to rest on Mount of Olives. Grandfather announces his name.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2018 22:36
Thousands attend funeral of Lt. Col. M.

Thousands attend funeral of Lt. Col. M.

Special forces soldier killed in firefight with Hamas terrorists in Gaza laid to rest in his hometown. Rivlin: 'Your dad was a hero.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2018 15:29
Atar family laid to rest

Atar family laid to rest

Hundreds attend funerals of the 8 members of the Atar family, killed in car accident near Dead Sea.Yoni Kempinski, Eliran Aharon, 31/10/2018 16:01
Funeral services for four victims of synagogue shooting

Funeral services for four victims of synagogue shooting

Community mourns ahead of President Trump's visit as suspect Robert Bowers makes his first court appearance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/10/2018 17:21
Woman laid to rest after being missing six months

Woman laid to rest after being missing six months

For six months no one knew what happened to the late Tarak Tayik, who was laid to rest 200 meters from where she was found.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/10/2018 13:02
2 children killed in apartment fire laid to rest

2 children killed in apartment fire laid to rest

A fallen lamp apparently caused the fire in the Ginzburg household. 'The fire was strong, the chances of survival were nil.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2018 08:16
'This is a bad dream - I don't want to wake up'

'This is a bad dream - I don't want to wake up'

Hajbi, who was killed during Sunday's terror attack in the Barkan industrial zone, is laid to rest in hometowm Moshav Nir Yisrael.Yoni Kempinski, 08/10/2018 15:22
Terror victim laid to rest

Terror victim laid to rest

Hundreds turned out for funeral of Kim Levengrond-Yehezkel following deadly shooting attack in Barkan Industrial Zone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/10/2018 23:54
Funerals set for Barkan attack victims

Funerals set for Barkan attack victims

Kim Levengrond-Yehezkel and Ziv Hajbi to be laid to rest tonight and tomorrow following deadly shooting attack.Gary Willig, 07/10/2018 17:46
Hundreds attend funeral of hit-and-run victim in central Israel

Hundreds attend funeral of hit-and-run victim in central Israel

Nesher, a former emergency medical volunteer, was killed last week while riding an electric bike in Tel Aviv. Suspect's arrest extended.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/09/2018 14:16
Leading cantor Mordechai Sobol laid to rest

Leading cantor Mordechai Sobol laid to rest

Hundreds attend funeral of the conductor and cantor, who passed away at 67. 'Yuval' choir accompanies eulogies with emotional prayers.Yoni Kempinski, 18/09/2018 11:39
Ari Fuld laid to rest

Ari Fuld laid to rest

Thousands take part in the funeral of Ari Fuld, a resident of Efrat who was murdered in a stabbing attack in Gush Etzion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/09/2018 02:04
Man swindles bereaved family

Man swindles bereaved family

Man takes $4,000 from newly-bereaved family, then disappears.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2018 11:01
Meghan McCain mocks Trump during eulogy for her father

Meghan McCain mocks Trump during eulogy for her father

Megan McCain weaves attack on President Trump into eulogy. Trump does not turn other cheek, answers her on Twitter.Mordechai Sones, 02/09/2018 11:25
'Some incidents just need to be buried'

'Some incidents just need to be buried'

Menashe District Police Commander says that had he halted Umm al-Fahm terrorist funeral, disturbances and casualties would have resulted.Mordechai Sones, 22/08/2018 14:46
Police to investigate funeral of slain terrorist

Police to investigate funeral of slain terrorist

Authorities to investigate last night's funeral of Umm al Fahm man who attempted to stab Israeli Border Police officers.Ido Ben Porat, 21/08/2018 08:03
Stabbing victim Yotam Ovadia laid to rest

Stabbing victim Yotam Ovadia laid to rest

Terror victim Yotam Ovadia is laid to rest on Friday. Father-in-law: It breaks my heart to hear your son cry, 'Daddy, Daddy.'Hezki Baruch, 27/07/2018 14:07
Weapon used to hit soldier - made in Iran

Weapon used to hit soldier - made in Iran

Hundreds of family members and friends attending funeral of soldier Aviv Levi, killed by Hamas sniper on Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2018 12:45
Rabbi who fought against the Alliance dies at 91

Rabbi who fought against the Alliance dies at 91

Rabbi Moshe Lasry, native of Casablanca, founded Otzar Hatorah institutions in Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria, Iran to fight 'Alliance' schools.Mordechai Sones, 17/07/2018 22:53
Watch: Rabbi Hadari laid to rest

Watch: Rabbi Hadari laid to rest

Rabbi Yeshayahu Hadari, who headed Yeshivat Hakotel for three decades, is laid to rest at Har Hamenuchot cemetery in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/04/2018 17:13
Soldier killed in tank accident laid to rest

Soldier killed in tank accident laid to rest

Hundreds attend funeral of Sergeant Eliyahu Drori on Mt. Herzl shortly before Memorial Day for fallen Israeli soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/04/2018 22:50
Boy trapped in car in Netivot laid to rest

Boy trapped in car in Netivot laid to rest

Hundreds attend funeral of Gilad Boneh at Netivot cemetery. It is suspected Boneh was forgotten in car following Passover cleaning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/03/2018 08:14
Muslim first responder eulogizes soldier killed on Highway 6

Muslim first responder eulogizes soldier killed on Highway 6

'Even when the helicopter landed to transport you, what mattered most to you was your friends who were also injured in the accident.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/02/2018 18:29