Rabbi Berel Lazar

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Russia satisfied by result of elections in Israel

Russia satisfied by result of elections in Israel

Chief rabbi of Russia discusses good relations between Prime Minister Netanyahu and President Putin.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/04/2019 22:21
Israel's Chief Rabbi thanks President Putin

Israel's Chief Rabbi thanks President Putin

In meeting with Chief Rabbi Lazar, Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef conveys to Russian President thanks for standing up for local Jewish community.Mordechai Sones, 07/01/2019 19:44
Russian rabbi: Giving Syria S-300 was a ‘mistake’

Russian rabbi: Giving Syria S-300 was a ‘mistake’

In rare rebuke, Russian chief rabbi slams missile transfer to Syria as ‘mistake,’ says it will ‘augment’ region’s problems.JTA, 06/10/2018 19:57
Putin meets Chief Rabbi of Russia

Putin meets Chief Rabbi of Russia

Russian President extends greetings to Russian Jews in honor of Rosh Hashanah.Ben Ariel, Canada, 09/09/2018 19:01
A secret mission to Iran

A secret mission to Iran

Exclusive: Arutz Sheva discovers Russia's Chief Rabbi Lazar visited Iran - on a mission for Russia's Pres. Putin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/08/2018 15:02
Rabbi reveals: Putin loves matzah

Rabbi reveals: Putin loves matzah

Chief Rabbi of Russia, Rabbi Berel Lazar, reveals that Russian President has a special fondness for matzot and eats them all year long.Ben Shaul, 24/04/2018 04:35
Putin wishes Russian Jews a happy Passover

Putin wishes Russian Jews a happy Passover

'I congratulate you wholeheartedly on the Passover holiday. The blessed Jewish community's contributions help everyone.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/04/2018 14:52
'Putin won't let the Iranians do as they please'

'Putin won't let the Iranians do as they please'

'It's clear to Russians that Syria won't be stabile if they allow Hezbollah to control territory.'Mordechai Sones, 15/02/2018 18:13
'L'Chaim!' in the office of Rabbi Steinsaltz

'L'Chaim!' in the office of Rabbi Steinsaltz

Russia's Chief Rabbi visits great rabbinical commentator Rabbi Adin Even Yisrael Steinsaltz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2018 00:34
Russian rabbi: Providing aid does more for us than for others

Russian rabbi: Providing aid does more for us than for others

International organizations provide food and clothes for the holiday to needy families in Israel, Russia, Ukraine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/09/2017 08:04
Jewish Moscow presents 'tefillin bank'

Jewish Moscow presents 'tefillin bank'

After 'mezuzah bank' succeeds, Moscow's Chabad presents 'tefillin banks.'Michal Levy, 12/07/2017 08:07
Russian Jews celebrate 25 years of community events at Kremlin

Russian Jews celebrate 25 years of community events at Kremlin

Russian Jewish community celebrates quarter century of events at Kremlin since the fall of the Soviet Union.JTA, 25/12/2016 15:20
Russian Jewry Relieved After Exams Postponed

Russian Jewry Relieved After Exams Postponed

Vladimir Putin personally intervenes after Jewish community leaders turn to government over exams, which were scheduled for Shavuot holiday.Haim Lev, 01/06/2014 17:49
Ancient Russian Synagogue Inaugurates Torah Scroll

Ancient Russian Synagogue Inaugurates Torah Scroll

130-year-old synagogue re-dedicated and Torah scroll inaugurated; Russian Chief Rabbi attends.Haim Lev, Ari Yashar, 04/04/2014 14:53
Foodless Uman Pilgrims Saved by Rabbi

Foodless Uman Pilgrims Saved by Rabbi

About 100 pilgrims who were stuck in Moscow airport received kosher food thanks to Russia's chief rabbi.Gil Ronen, 09/09/2013 10:03
Chief Rabbi Walked from Airport on Shabbat

Chief Rabbi Walked from Airport on Shabbat

Chief Rabbi Berel Lazar walked 8 hours home from the airport Friday night rather than desecrate Sabbath after an official event in Russia.Hana Julian, 15/07/2013 14:25
Major Prayer Rally to be Held in Moscow

Major Prayer Rally to be Held in Moscow

A major prayer rally will be held Tuesday in Moscow, with thousands of Jews gathering to pray for the success of the IDFDavid Lev, 20/11/2012 03:14
Chief Rabbi, Russian Officials at Joseph's Tomb

Chief Rabbi, Russian Officials at Joseph's Tomb

In the late hours of Saturday night, the Chief Rabbi and other high-ranking officials from Russia visited Joseph's Tomb in Samaria.Chana Ya'ar, 01/07/2012 11:18