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'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, 11/02/2019 19:11
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, 05/02/2019 21:21
'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, 21/01/2019 10:56
'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, 14/01/2019 20:41
'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, 02/01/2019 03:07
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, 01/01/2019 18:43
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., 26/11/2018 17:23
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, 26/10/2018 13:43
Religious Zionist rabbis blast the New Israel Fund

Religious Zionist rabbis blast the New Israel Fund

Rabbis call for continuation of work to expose work of New Israel Fund to weaken Jewish, religious identity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/08/2018 19:00
Rabbis against New Israel Fund: 'It fights against Judaism'

Rabbis against New Israel Fund: 'It fights against Judaism'

Rabbis Eliyahu, Lior and Aviner call upon religious Zionist organizations to sever contact with NIF. "They seek to destroy us from within."Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/08/2018 18:08
Religious Zionist weekly sued for refusing to run LGBT ad

Religious Zionist weekly sued for refusing to run LGBT ad

Makor Rishon newspaper said it would only publish pro-LGBT ad if it agreed to pay for future damages.Tzvi Lev, 02/08/2018 17:52
Jerusalem mayoral candidates battle for Religious Zionist votes

Jerusalem mayoral candidates battle for Religious Zionist votes

Frontrunners for Jerusalem's top job Moshe Lion and Zeev Elkin in an arms race for endorsements from top Religious Zionist rabbis.Tzvi Lev, 26/07/2018 23:00
'To lead, the people need unity'

'To lead, the people need unity'

More than 1,000 rabbis attend conference of rabbis of religious Zionism in Jerusalem. 'State of Israel is the largest Torah center ever.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/05/2018 10:57
Religious Zionist rabbis unite

Religious Zionist rabbis unite

Hundreds of religious Zionist rabbis gather in Jerusalem in celebration of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the State of Israel.Hezki Baruch, 11/05/2018 04:06
29% of Israelis identify with Religious Zionism, poll shows

29% of Israelis identify with Religious Zionism, poll shows

New poll says influence of Religious Zionism growing across Israel, almost a third of Israelis identify with Religious Zionism's values.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2018 20:21
Rabbi Shmuly - heal thyself!

Rabbi Shmuly - heal thyself!

Rabbi Shmuly writes: “Sadly, as Israel reaches a milestone in her modern history, Religious Zionism is fundamentally flawed, directionless, and even broken in many ways.” Funny, that description sounds like pluralistic Judaism to me. Tzvi Fishman, 26/04/2018 08:08
Zionism: The great Jewish ethical project

Zionism: The great Jewish ethical project

The author claims, as Israel reaches a milestone in her modern history, that "Religious Zionism is fundamentally flawed, directionless, and even broken in many ways."Rabbi Dr. Shmuly Yanklowitz, 22/04/2018 18:04
'Many in religious community expect me to go easy on PM'

'Many in religious community expect me to go easy on PM'

Police Commissioner Alsheikh talks about his relations with the Religious Zionist community as he probes Prime Minister Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/03/2018 19:50
'We're not homophobes'

'We're not homophobes'

Ramat Gan Yeshiva dean says community is not homophobic, believes in Torah and sanity.Eliran Aharon, 07/03/2018 10:48
Religious Zionist factions divided over calls to fire Eizenkot

Religious Zionist factions divided over calls to fire Eizenkot

Religious Zionist factions take sides over leading rabbi's call to fire IDF Chief of Staff.Tzvi Lev, 18/01/2018 11:56
'Netanyahu does not consult religious Zionist rabbis'

'Netanyahu does not consult religious Zionist rabbis'

Yesh Atid MK says PM only turns to national religious rabbis when he needs support, but ignores them at all other times.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/12/2017 22:14
Haredi MK: I hate the Religious Zionist leadership

Haredi MK: I hate the Religious Zionist leadership

Chairman of Finance Committee Moshe Gafni blasts National Religious movement's leaders.David Rosenberg, 26/12/2017 15:01
'National Religious rabbis aren't Netanyahu's lackeys'

'National Religious rabbis aren't Netanyahu's lackeys'

Officials blast PM's call to national religious rabbis to back him in face of police investigation. 'He ignores us - until he needs us.'Uzi Baruch, 26/12/2017 11:29
Netanyahu to demand support from religious Zionist rabbis?

Netanyahu to demand support from religious Zionist rabbis?

PM reportedly seeking to prevent religious Zionist rabbis from abandoning him if police recommend he be indicted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/12/2017 22:52
'Providing support so students can continue to learn Torah'

'Providing support so students can continue to learn Torah'

Promotional. Echad l’Echad Director tells how a student's life was changed by project encouraging learning in religious Zionist sector..Yoni Kempinski, 07/12/2017 07:04
Joint Service Ordinance open to change

Joint Service Ordinance open to change

Chief of Staff listens attentively to rabbis remarks, makes clear that order may be updated in accordance with their suggestions.Mordechai Sones, 07/11/2017 21:31
Deri explains remarks on religious Zionists

Deri explains remarks on religious Zionists

Shas chairman explains his remarks against religious Zionism, notes that senior religious Zionist rabbis share his concern.Aryeh Deri, 22/08/2017 01:05
Deri lashes out against religious Zionist rabbis

Deri lashes out against religious Zionist rabbis

Shas chairman compares religious Zionist community to Reform movement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/08/2017 20:37
'LGBT community forces the system to violate its beliefs'

'LGBT community forces the system to violate its beliefs'

Tzfat rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu: 'LGBT terror forces the system to change, violate beliefs,' condemns LGBT 'terror.'Ido Ben Porat, Chana Roberts, 26/07/2017 10:43
UK Ambassador: What is Religious Zionism's credo?

UK Ambassador: What is Religious Zionism's credo?

Ambassador David Quarrey meets with Merkaz HaRav dean and staff to learn about Religious Zionism's approach to the Jewish State..Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2017 21:45
'Netanyahu deceived us'

'Netanyahu deceived us'

PM claims failure to act on Beit El building pledge was due to US demand, but sources close to Trump say decision was PM's alone.Mordechai Sones, 15/06/2017 11:40
'Jewish Home leadership consults with top rabbis'

'Jewish Home leadership consults with top rabbis'

Deputy Defense Minister Rabbi Eli Ben Dahan dismisses claims by Bennett's opponents that he is not religious enough.Benny Toker, 27/04/2017 15:53
The Religious Zionist whipping boy

The Religious Zionist whipping boy

Why Religious Zionism, which identifies with the Jewish State heart and soul, continues to be mistreated blatantly.Menahem Rahat, 23/03/2017 18:01
Rabbis to Shaked, Bennett: They're stealing the IDF

Rabbis to Shaked, Bennett: They're stealing the IDF

Religious Zionist leaders meet Naftali Bennett and Ayelet Shaked to explain opposition to the new IDF standing order on mixed-gender units.Yoel Domb, 07/03/2017 12:56
'The Chief of Staff has declared war on the Torah world'

'The Chief of Staff has declared war on the Torah world'

Religious Zionist rabbis says IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot lied, crossed a red line in forcing religious soldiers to serve with women.Uzi Baruch, 26/02/2017 18:08
The Parsha and Current Events:  You shall reap what you sow

The Parsha and Current Events:  You shall reap what you sow

Bikurim is a mitzva with ramifications.Rabbi Nachman Kahana, 22/09/2016 12:50
Jewish Home MK: No subsidy, no budget

Jewish Home MK: No subsidy, no budget

MK Moti Yogev is championing tuition breaks for Religious Zionist schools. "The Jewish Home faction will pass this test."Ido ben Porat, 11/08/2016 21:17
Tragedy stricken mother inspires emissaries

Tragedy stricken mother inspires emissaries

Miriam Peretz, who lost two of her sons, addresses Religious Zionist emissaries conference, calls on them to bring all of Israel together.Yoni Kempinski, 02/08/2016 03:07
Rel. Zionist judges appointed to Supreme Court

Rel. Zionist judges appointed to Supreme Court

Nine judges - including three from religious Zionist movement - appointed to Supreme Rabbinical Court.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 13/07/2016 02:10
Bennett slams Netanyahu for fence-building

Bennett slams Netanyahu for fence-building

Jewish Home chair attacks PM's plan to surround Israel with fences, asserting Zionism should be based on Judaism not survival.Hezki Baruch, 09/02/2016 19:12
Haredi Paper Attacks New Conversion Courts

Haredi Paper Attacks New Conversion Courts

Yom Leyom, the voice of haredi party Shas, comes out strongly against conversion courts that circumvent the Rabbinate.Moshe Cohen, 13/08/2015 10:56
Ariel: Budget 'Preserves' Religious Zionist Agenda

Ariel: Budget 'Preserves' Religious Zionist Agenda

Despite cuts in the new state budget, funds for Religious Zionist causes were preserved, said Agriculture Minister Uri Ariel.Moshe Cohen, 06/08/2015 07:49
'Sooner or Later All Jews Will be in Israel'

'Sooner or Later All Jews Will be in Israel'

Rabbi Goodman of Orot College tells Arutz Sheva about the mission facing young religious Zionist emissaries being sent around the world.Yoni Kempinski, 29/07/2015 14:20
'Pressure to Build Outweighs Pressure to Destroy'

'Pressure to Build Outweighs Pressure to Destroy'

With the impending demolition of homes in Beit El, senior rabbis in the Religious Zionist community call on the public to demonstrate.Yaakov Levi, 23/07/2015 13:45
Would a Modern Death Penalty be Kosher for Israel?

Would a Modern Death Penalty be Kosher for Israel?

Many Religious Zionists push for the implementation of the death penalty for convicted terrorists. Rabbi Dr. Jeffrey Woolf explains why.Gedalyah Reback, 07/04/2015 23:53
Finding a Religious Zionist Foreign Policy

Finding a Religious Zionist Foreign Policy

What should a 'Jewish foreign policy' look like? And how does Judaism view international alliances and imperialism?Gedalyah Reback, 31/03/2015 15:28
Jewish Home Founder: Party Needs a Rethink

Jewish Home Founder: Party Needs a Rethink

Rabbi Dr. Daniel Tropper, a pioneering founder of the Jewish Home party, says the party could have done better.Yaakov Levi, 19/03/2015 11:20
PM Looks to Steal a Chunk of Jewish Home Mandates

PM Looks to Steal a Chunk of Jewish Home Mandates

Trailing in polls, Netanyahu seeks to convince religious Zionist voters to choose Likud over Jewish Home in open letter Thursday.Eliran Aharon, Cynthia Blank, 12/03/2015 11:23
Piron: Yesh Atid is Not Rejecting Any Coalition

Piron: Yesh Atid is Not Rejecting Any Coalition

Yesh Atid MKs discuss issues with Petah Tikva residents, including opinions on separation of church and state, and Palestinian state.Yoni Kempinski, Cynthia Blank, 26/02/2015 09:33
Public Transportation on Shabbat is a 'Disaster'

Public Transportation on Shabbat is a 'Disaster'

High school and yeshiva students issue letter to PM Netanyahu and Bennett demanding full ban of public transportation on Shabbat.Cynthia Blank, 04/01/2015 11:47
Torah Sociology: Rel. Zionists and the Shulchan Aruch

Torah Sociology: Rel. Zionists and the Shulchan Aruch

The religious Zionist community often feels it is trying to dance at two weddings at the same time, and participating in neither event the way it really wants to.Dr. Chaim Charles Cohen, 10/11/2014 06:33
MK Slams Incitement Against Religious Zionists

MK Slams Incitement Against Religious Zionists

Deputy Religious Affairs Minister Eli Ben-Dahan notes statements against other rabbis amount to 'desecration of G-d's name.'Tova Dvorin, 10/03/2014 17:34
'They Insult Our Rabbis, and We Remain Silent'

'They Insult Our Rabbis, and We Remain Silent'

Jewish Home MK blasts hareidi Knesset MKs over 'ingratitude' to Jewish Home, Religious Zionist community.Tova Dvorin, 18/02/2014 14:26
'Settlers' Make Up 16% of New Officers

'Settlers' Make Up 16% of New Officers

Their proportion among new company and battalion commanders is 4 times their part in the general population.Gil Ronen, 30/01/2014 11:00
Former Minister Yosef Shapira Dies at 87

Former Minister Yosef Shapira Dies at 87

Former Minister Yosef Shapira, one of the leaders of the NRP and long-time activist of the Bnei Akiva, died on Saturday at the age of 87.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2013 04:33
Haifa University Rejects Professor Over Politics

Haifa University Rejects Professor Over Politics

University board reportedly refuses to grant doctorate to Nobel Prize Winner Yisrael Aumann over pro-Zionist views.Tova Dvorin, 15/12/2013 12:49