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Chief Rabbi: Secular courts are not legitimate arbiters

Chief Rabbi: Secular courts are not legitimate arbiters

Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef calls not to settle financial disputes in secular Israeli courts. 'Where should you go? To the religious courts.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/03/2018 10:34
Soccer on Shabbat? 'Woe unto us'

Soccer on Shabbat? 'Woe unto us'

Sephardi Chief Rabbi laments intention to officially sanction soccer games on the Sabbath.Hezki Baruch, 03/09/2017 10:30
Sephardic Chief Rabbi: Get married at age 20

Sephardic Chief Rabbi: Get married at age 20

Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef tells yeshiva students to ignore deans, marry early.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/05/2017 15:00
Sephardic Chief Rabbi: Do not censor the Torah.

Sephardic Chief Rabbi: Do not censor the Torah.

Sephardic Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef asked to respond to petition against IDF chief rabbi's appointment.Yoel Domb, 22/11/2016 15:06
Chief Rabbi: Syrians suffering 'small Holocaust'

Chief Rabbi: Syrians suffering 'small Holocaust'

Sephardic Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef says Syrians 'may not be our friends, but they are human beings,' calls upon Jews to speak out.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/10/2016 13:21
Israeli Chief Rabbi: Kill terrorists who attack

Israeli Chief Rabbi: Kill terrorists who attack

Sephardic Chief Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef calls killing terrorists "a mitzvah" that will save lives, deter other terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/03/2016 00:02
Chief rabbis demand PM keep dep't in rabbinate

Chief rabbis demand PM keep dep't in rabbinate

In letter to PM, Rabbis David Lau and Yitzhak Yosef insist transferring Jewish Consciousness dep't from IDF Rabbinate will cause 'ruin.'Hezki Baruch, 03/02/2016 19:12
Police chief Alshich: We fight the darkness

Police chief Alshich: We fight the darkness

Israeli police are the modern forces fighting the darkness with light, said police commissioner Roni Alshich.Eliran Aharon, 13/12/2015 22:51