Adina Bar Shalom's father was the Spiritual Leader of the Sephardic religious Shas Party.
Three extremists campaigning against the Conscription Law publicized his name and private family information.
The families of the community opened their homes to the tens of thousands of guests.
Rabbi Grossman, world-renowned for founding and leading Migdal Ohr educational institutions, is constantly on the go.
The secret appeal was made by Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely (Likud), on behalf of Breslov Hasidism in Israel.
Last summer, the High Court of Justice revoked an earlier version of the draft law which granted yeshiva students an exemption from military service through 2023.
The passing of Rachel is marked on the 11th day in the Hebrew month of Heshvan on the Jewish calendar.
The public is asked to pray for the health of Rav Aharon Yehuda Leib ben Gitel Feige, b'toch sha'ar cholei Yisrael.
This is the first time an Israeli court has approved a class action against a hospital.
"If history has taught us Jews anything, it's knowing when it's time to pack."
"In Sderot, there's a different kind of Jew, one that says, 'Ad kan. That's it. We're done. We're not moving.' And that's a story that doesn't get told enough."
"It has gone through chuppas, bris millahs, public conferences and various other events, during which people who needed medicine, spouses, blessings and salvation sat on it."
The plan includes 31 housing units, as well as offices for social services, kindergarten and nursery facilities, and more.
'A person who serves the state and sacrifices his comfort for her sake must be awarded a significant advantage.'
Our rough estimate suggests the study bid came to $21.42 per page, and we believe that at these rates we could persuade millions of Jews to study the Talmud.
"This manifestation of anti-Semitism, which we wholeheartedly condemn, is as upsetting as it is clear, unambiguous hate..."
At issue is the agreement with the city of Bnei Brak that prohibits digging and other work on the Light Rail tracks during the Sabbath and on Yom Kippur.
Tragically, the body of Rabbi Chaim Ashkenazi, z’l, the son-in-law of the Chief Rabbi of Mexico, Rabbi Shlomo Tawil, was pulled from the rubble.
This year an estimated 37,000 Jews from Israel and around the world have boarded planes to head to the site so far.
In late August, four coalitions of Jewish clergy issued statements they planned to boycott the president's call, in response to Trump’s weak response to the neo-Nazi and white supremacist riots in Charlottesville, Va.
Shas MK Yigal Guetta on Wednesday announced his resignation from the Knesset, in the wake of harsh rebuke he received from Sephardi rabbis, including...
"It is no longer enough to make do with non-binding and non-enforceable arrangements whose outcome is unknown.”
The discussion focused on the opioid epidemic and the DA’s initiative to combat youth substance abuse.
"Woe," he said. "What if there were soccer on Shabbat? There will be soccer everywhere. People will come in their cars."
“It’s important to know how to integrate the safety of the Jewish nation and her spirituality."