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Rabbi Gershon Edlestein urges: Follow laws of Torah study, learn Torah as you should

Rabbi Gershon Edlestein urges: Follow laws of Torah study, learn Torah as you should

'If we would engage in Torah study as we should, there would be no decrees,' Rabbi Gershon Edelstein says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2021 14:40
Rabbi Gershon Edelstein hospitalized in Bnei Brak

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein hospitalized in Bnei Brak

Public is asked to pray for the health of Rabbi Gershon Edelstein, leader of the Lithuanian-haredi community.Ben Shaul, 30/05/2021 00:00
Haredi leaders: Don't go to Western Wall on Shavuot

Haredi leaders: Don't go to Western Wall on Shavuot

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky and Rabbi Gershon Edelstein tell followers not to 'provoke' Arabs by going to Western Wall on Shavuot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/05/2021 11:56
Rabbi Edelstein: 'We do not travel to Meron'

Rabbi Edelstein: 'We do not travel to Meron'

Leading Lithuanian-haredi rabbi calls on followers not to travel to Meron on Lag Ba'omer. 'We do not travel; we sit and learn.'Ben Shaul, 28/04/2021 16:19
Rabbi Gershon Edelstein: 'The Left's purpose is to uproot religion'

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein: 'The Left's purpose is to uproot religion'

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein, leading haredi rabbi, explains why party supports PM Netanyahu, urges followers to vote only for UTJ party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/03/2021 22:02
Rabbi Gershon Edelstein urges yeshiva students to remain in yeshiva over Purim

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein urges yeshiva students to remain in yeshiva over Purim

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein says yeshiva students should remain in yeshiva on Purim and learn Torah. 'This will save us from the plague.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/02/2021 08:20
Leading haredi rabbi blasts violators of coronavirus guidelines

Leading haredi rabbi blasts violators of coronavirus guidelines

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein: Follow the guidelines of the doctors, be careful not to harm others.Yoni Kempinski, 05/01/2021 23:59
Rabbis Kanievsky, Edelstein: Pray outside insofar as possible

Rabbis Kanievsky, Edelstein: Pray outside insofar as possible

Ahead of Sukkot, leading rabbis Rabbi Kanievsky and Rabbi Edelstein release instructions on communal conduct in light of coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/10/2020 09:14
Haredi leaders: 'Don't sit in a study hall which doesn't keep coronavirus restrictions'

Haredi leaders: 'Don't sit in a study hall which doesn't keep coronavirus restrictions'

Leading haredi rabbis urge public to avoid attending events, avoid places of study which do not adhere to Health Ministry standards.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2020 09:37
Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky: 'Our sins caused us to be chased from our synagogues'

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky: 'Our sins caused us to be chased from our synagogues'

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky, prominent haredi rabbi, explains why he thinks synagogues and study halls shut, calls for stricter standards.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/05/2020 13:12
Rabbi Gershon Edelstein: 'Why were so many haredim affected by coronavirus?'

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein: 'Why were so many haredim affected by coronavirus?'

Leading haredi rabbi explains why, in his opinion, so many of the Israelis who contracted coronavirus were from the haredi community.Ben Shaul, 06/05/2020 14:13
Rabbi Edelstein: Take care to maintain precautions during prayer

Rabbi Edelstein: Take care to maintain precautions during prayer

Rabbinic leader says it's still better to pray alone if precautions cannot be maintained in group prayer, after restrictions loosened.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/04/2020 07:57
Rabbi Gershon Edelstein: 'On Seder night, everyone should be in his own home'

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein: 'On Seder night, everyone should be in his own home'

'The Talmud discusses a person holding a seder alone - he asks himself Mah Nishtanah, and answers himself too.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/04/2020 07:58
Leading haredi rabbi hospitalized

Leading haredi rabbi hospitalized

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein is 'weak but in good condition,' sources say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/08/2019 12:30
Haredi rabbi: Secular people aren't happy

Haredi rabbi: Secular people aren't happy

Rabbi Edelstein, a leading haredi rabbi, says many Jews aren't happy, those who lead a Torah lifestyle should feel pity for them.Ben Shaul, 17/04/2019 14:59
Haredi rabbi: Security situation is 'dangerous'

Haredi rabbi: Security situation is 'dangerous'

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein tells followers situation is dangerous, encourages them not to give up hope, and to continue praying.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/03/2019 16:28
Leading haredi rabbi meets special needs yeshiva students

Leading haredi rabbi meets special needs yeshiva students

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein welcomes adolescents studying in special needs yeshiva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/12/2017 09:49
Watch: Trump envoy receives blessing from Ponevezh Rosh Yeshiva

Watch: Trump envoy receives blessing from Ponevezh Rosh Yeshiva

Jason Greenblatt receives blessing from Rabbi Gershon Edelstein for success in peacemaking efforts.Gary Willig, 29/03/2017 22:00