Religious Zionism

'Meretz, not Religious Zionism, in danger of being voted out'

'Meretz, not Religious Zionism, in danger of being voted out'

Prominent pollster Professor Camil Fuchs says analysis of latest pre-election polls shows Smotrich, Mansour Abbas not in danger.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2021, 4:47 PM
Netanyahu's promises on Judea and Samaria - should we believe them again?

Netanyahu's promises on Judea and Samaria - should we believe them again?

Examining Netanyahu's track record shows that only parties pulling him to the right can compel him to keep those promises this time. Op-ed.David Rubin, 3/22/2021, 12:00 PM
Netanyahu: Religious Zionism like a battered person who comes back for more

Netanyahu: Religious Zionism like a battered person who comes back for more

PM gives interview in which he says he is the biggest supporter of the religious Zionist community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2021, 11:36 AM
Bezalel Smotrich: Netanyahu will have no excuses

Bezalel Smotrich: Netanyahu will have no excuses

Religious Zionism chairman: We will make Netanyahu do things he has not done all these years.Ben Ariel, 3/19/2021, 4:07 AM
Atty. Simcha Rothman attacks "Supreme Court's negligent behavior"

Atty. Simcha Rothman attacks "Supreme Court's negligent behavior"

Candidate for Religious Zionism party lays blame with Supreme Court for "disregarding people's lives to earn political points with Left"Yoni Kempinski, 3/18/2021, 6:40 PM
Former head rabbi of Gush Katif, Yigal Kamenizki: 'Crucial elections'

Former head rabbi of Gush Katif, Yigal Kamenizki: 'Crucial elections'

Former head rabbi of Gush Katif believes upcoming elections will 'determine Jewish character of the State of Israel.'Yoni Kempinski, 3/16/2021, 10:16 PM
The forgotten roots of Modern Zionism

The forgotten roots of Modern Zionism

It is a misrepresentation of history to state that Zionism was a secular movement and that Orthodox rabbis opposed early Zionism. Op-ed. Moshe Phillips, 3/16/2021, 2:24 PM
Smotrich: Dismantle the Civil Administration in Judea and Samaria

Smotrich: Dismantle the Civil Administration in Judea and Samaria

'Israelis living in Judea and Samaria are treated like second-class citizens,' says Religious Zionist Party head.Shlomo Witty, 3/14/2021, 9:30 PM
Direct Polls polling institute: Smotrich is going to surprise

Direct Polls polling institute: Smotrich is going to surprise

Pollster Shlomo Filber: Bezalel Smotrich's party, Religious Zionism, is gaining strength.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2021, 6:08 AM
Smotrich explains plan for Galilee

Smotrich explains plan for Galilee

Religious Zionism has plans that can be realized in less than a single term of government.Shlomo Witty, 3/11/2021, 7:42 PM
Smotrich: 'I am happy with my running partners'

Smotrich: 'I am happy with my running partners'

Religious Zionism leader Bezalel Smotrich thinks that he has made the right choice of political alliances.Shlomo Witty, 3/7/2021, 7:45 PM
Smotrich: Right-wing government meaningless if justice system is not fixed

Smotrich: Right-wing government meaningless if justice system is not fixed

Religious Zionism leader says Supreme Court will block all right-wing policy if no reforms are implemented.Uzi Baruch, 3/4/2021, 10:54 PM
Shai Maimon: Religious Zionism is a combination, not a gathering

Shai Maimon: Religious Zionism is a combination, not a gathering

Get to know # 10 on Yamina list.Yoni Kempinski, 3/1/2021, 10:06 PM
Religious Zionism party unveils young settlement program

Religious Zionism party unveils young settlement program

Religious Zionism to demand regulating young communities, closing Civil Administration. Smotrich: 'Judea/Samaria residents aren't 2nd class'Hezki Baruch, 2/23/2021, 3:44 PM
Survey: Likud strengthens, Sa'ar weakens

Survey: Likud strengthens, Sa'ar weakens

Poll says Yamina led by Naftali Bennett receives 10 seats, while Religious Zionism led by Smotrich receives 5 seats.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2021, 9:44 PM
'Livelihood and Land of Israel don't conflict, Religious Zionism must lead campaign'

'Livelihood and Land of Israel don't conflict, Religious Zionism must lead campaign'

Yamina Chairman: Netanyahu gave up in face of loss of governance. In all his 32 years in Knesset, he didn't touch justice system.Tehilla Gross, 2/16/2021, 6:10 PM
Religious Zionism candidate: We will only sit in Netanyahu's government

Religious Zionism candidate: We will only sit in Netanyahu's government

Attorney Simcha Rotman, number 4 on Smotrich’s slate, clarifies: We will only recommend Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/7/2021, 4:20 AM
Bennett: Proud of my kippah, proud of religious Zionism

Bennett: Proud of my kippah, proud of religious Zionism

Yamina chairman: I wish Smotrich success, but Yamina is the home of religious Zionism.Hezki Baruch, 1/31/2021, 5:54 AM
Is it all or nothing?

Is it all or nothing?

Do we say we are still in exile if everything is not perfect in Israel, or as religious Zionism does, show gratitude for what we do have.Rabbi Shlomo Sobol, 8/20/2020, 5:10 PM
'This is a time to join hands, not to twist arms'

'This is a time to join hands, not to twist arms'

Yeshiva heads issue urgent call: Stop expressing incitement, agitation, and violence that could lead to bloodshed.Mordechai Sones, 7/27/2020, 7:52 PM
4 religious women to enter Knesset

4 religious women to enter Knesset

Norwegian Law allows Blue and White ministers to resign from the Knesset, paving way for 4 religious Jewish women to become MKs.Yehonatan Gottleib, 6/17/2020, 6:26 PM
Deep roots

Deep roots

When you uproot a tree, the deep roots which would not have been recognized otherwise, are revealed.Torah MiTzion, 5/14/2020, 10:36 AM
'Hard time for religious Zionism, stay united'

'Hard time for religious Zionism, stay united'

Rabbi Chaim Druckman and Rabbi Yehoshua Shapira address Yamina party leaders: 'Relegating religious Zionism like beggar at door.'Mordechai Sones, 5/12/2020, 10:51 PM
Businessmen call on Netanyahu to include Yamina in government

Businessmen call on Netanyahu to include Yamina in government

'Religious Zionist Business Forum' calls on PM Netanyahu not to exclude Yamina party from unity government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2020, 6:46 PM
Religious Zionism completes bonfire preparations

Religious Zionism completes bonfire preparations

This year due to pandemic there will be limited number of bonfires with only 50 participants; Lighting to be broadcast live on Arutz Sheva.Yoni Kempinski, 5/11/2020, 4:11 PM
Why Rav Kook still matters

Why Rav Kook still matters

Rav Kook’s thought remains prescient, especially regarding the role of imagination and emotion in public life. His insights about love, the most powerful emotion, may hold the seeds to rectifying so many of society’s ills.Rabbi Zachary Truboff, 4/29/2020, 10:04 AM
Blue and White campaign to target religious Zionism?

Blue and White campaign to target religious Zionism?

TV report says Blue and White formulating a campaign strategy and will target religious Zionism.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/14/2020, 11:13 PM
Ayelet Shaked: 'Religious Zionism isn't a herd of fools'

Ayelet Shaked: 'Religious Zionism isn't a herd of fools'

After Blue and White launches campaign targeting religious Zionism, Yamina responds with video of their own.Rafael Levy, 1/20/2020, 6:37 PM
'Religious Zionism agrees with us on most issues'

'Religious Zionism agrees with us on most issues'

MK Yoaz Hendel says Blue and White is a home for the national religious public and stresses: "Look at who really represents you."Hezki Baruch, 1/16/2020, 5:21 AM
Ben Gvir: Rabbi Peretz stabbed me with a knife

Ben Gvir: Rabbi Peretz stabbed me with a knife

Otzma Yehudit chairman outraged after religious Zionist leaders again decide to run without him.Hezki Baruch, 1/15/2020, 11:37 PM
86% support Bennett-Smotrich, 7% for Ben-Gvir-Rabbi Peretz

86% support Bennett-Smotrich, 7% for Ben-Gvir-Rabbi Peretz

Direct Poll Institute looks into who Yamina voters support; 86% choose New Right-National Union list.Mordechai Sones, 1/14/2020, 4:14 PM
Author claims religious Zionism 'was benign but now a cancer'

Author claims religious Zionism 'was benign but now a cancer'

Author Haim Be’er claims religious Zionism 'brutal,' will 'kill homosexuals.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2020, 1:29 PM
Religious Zionism's founding father's manuscripts donated to National Library

Religious Zionism's founding father's manuscripts donated to National Library

The unpublished manuscripts of Rabbi Isaac Jacob Reines, founding father of Mizrachi movement, were donated and digitized for first time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2019, 12:17 PM
New Right demands Religious Affairs Ministry

New Right demands Religious Affairs Ministry

New Right coalition negotiation demands include returning Religious portfolio to religious Zionism, appointing religious Zionist Chief RabbiMordechai Sones, 12/24/2019, 9:32 PM
Modern Orthodoxy's defining moment

Modern Orthodoxy's defining moment

Perhaps we need not be troubled by blurred contours of Modern Orthodoxy, for there never was a “pure” form of Modern Orthodoxy that has lost its way; but we need to be concerned about by religious decline in some of its sectors.Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 12/10/2019, 7:08 AM
National Union pushes Rightist unity ahead of new elections

National Union pushes Rightist unity ahead of new elections

National Union prepares for 2020 elections, will launch campaign to unite religious Zionist parties.Mordechai Sones, 12/5/2019, 11:18 AM
'Unite or we'll vote for the larger parties'

'Unite or we'll vote for the larger parties'

New petition demands the religious Zionist parties unite and hold open primaries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2019, 6:37 AM
Rabbi Rafi Peretz: Religious Zionism is being tested

Rabbi Rafi Peretz: Religious Zionism is being tested

Jewish Home committee will soon issue a call for the public to apply to its public council.Hezki Baruch, 11/3/2019, 6:10 PM
'No more splintered parties: Religious Zionists must unite'

'No more splintered parties: Religious Zionists must unite'

Jewish Home MK MK Moti Yogev says needs of religious Zionist community can only be met if the parties representing them unite into one.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/24/2019, 8:00 PM
Edelstein: The place of religious Zionists is in the Likud

Edelstein: The place of religious Zionists is in the Likud

Knesset Speaker: For some reason, when it comes to politics, there are those who try to get sucked into sectors and forget about unity.Ben Ariel, 10/11/2019, 5:39 AM
'Religious Zionist parties must be in any coalition'

'Religious Zionist parties must be in any coalition'

MK Motti Yogev criticizes breakup of the Yamina party, calls for unity on the religious right.Nitzan Keidar, 10/10/2019, 6:09 PM
Jewish Home seeks to derive election lessons

Jewish Home seeks to derive election lessons

Party decides to introduce five-year plan for religious Zionism, including opening ranks to new audiences, establishing broad public councilMordechai Sones, 10/7/2019, 8:48 PM
Pitting secular vs. religious – is that the leadership Israelis want?

Pitting secular vs. religious – is that the leadership Israelis want?

In neither of my stays in Israel did I find any real hostility between secular and religious Israelis. An attempt to divide the country on those lines is not responsible leadership. Jack Engelhard, 9/16/2019, 9:18 PM
Leading religious Zionist rabbis: Vote Yamina

Leading religious Zionist rabbis: Vote Yamina

Leading rabbis call Yamina the 'only list standing for the integrity of the land and of the Torah.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2019, 7:01 PM
'To listen, accept, and hear each other'

'To listen, accept, and hear each other'

President Rivlin: 'Religious Zionism has already proved that it knows the changes in outlook required of one seeking national leadership.'Hezki Baruch, 7/25/2019, 2:58 PM
Regev clarifies: Statements against Netanyahu out of place

Regev clarifies: Statements against Netanyahu out of place

Culture Minister clarifies remarks seemingly blaming Religious Zionism for Oslo Accords. 'We must not repeat mistakes of the past.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2019, 12:16 PM
Regev to Religious Zionism: 'You brought about Oslo'

Regev to Religious Zionism: 'You brought about Oslo'

Minister says reserved Likud spot for Shaked is not on the agenda, attacks national-religious public. 'I suggest religious Zionists relax.'Mordechai Sones, 6/13/2019, 10:41 AM
Feiglin: Union with Shaked - yes, Peretz - no

Feiglin: Union with Shaked - yes, Peretz - no

Zehut chairman is interested in technical bloc with Shaked and Bennett, but rejects United Right. 'Zehut is not part of Religious Zionism.'Hezki Baruch, 6/12/2019, 9:42 PM
'Religious-Zionist education is in danger'

'Religious-Zionist education is in danger'

Environmental Protection Minister Ze'ev Elkin warns budgets for religious Zionist schools could be in jeopardy if parties do not unite.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2019, 7:55 PM
'Declare joint run ASAP'

'Declare joint run ASAP'

Religious Zionist rabbis demand that Jewish Home and National Union unite to one list in hopes to add Otzma Yehudit.Hezki Baruch, 2/11/2019, 7:11 PM
Bennett to Jewish Home leader: We are brothers

Bennett to Jewish Home leader: We are brothers

Naftali Bennett responds to criticism by new Jewish Home chairman, wishes Jewish Home well in upcoming elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2019, 9:21 PM
'It's not enough for the Jewish Home to be ideological'

'It's not enough for the Jewish Home to be ideological'

Leading Religious Zionist rabbi says Jewish Home must carefully choose new leader, Knesset list. 'Candidates matter, ideology isn't enough.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2019, 10:56 AM
'Headed forward to uniting religious Zionism'

'Headed forward to uniting religious Zionism'

MK elected National Union Chairman sets goal to bring unity in all camps of religious Zionism.Hezki Baruch, 1/14/2019, 8:41 PM
'There's a great deal of anger at the way Bennett left'

'There's a great deal of anger at the way Bennett left'

Rabbi Zalman Baruch Melamed: Conference of rabbis in Jerusalem aimed at building a good representation that the public will follow.Eliran Aharon, 1/2/2019, 3:07 AM
Religious Zionist rabbis meet following split from Jewish Home

Religious Zionist rabbis meet following split from Jewish Home

Leading religious Zionist rabbis meet in Jerusalem to discuss future f religious Zionism after Bennett, Shaked split from Jewish Home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2019, 6:43 PM
Who Will be the Gedolim of the Next Generation?

Who Will be the Gedolim of the Next Generation?

Echad l'Echad seeks to train religious Zionist scholars to lead the next generation of Torah study and religious life., 11/26/2018, 5:23 PM
Bennett: Stop the anti-religious fearmongering

Bennett: Stop the anti-religious fearmongering

Jewish Home head writes that the left is running well-funded campaign demonizing religious Jews.Tzvi Lev, 10/26/2018, 1:43 PM