Asifa for Yahadus HaTorah Graced By Gedolim

A tremendous crowd gathered last night for an asifa graced by gedolei Eretz Yisroel, led by Maran Harav Yosef Shalom Elyashiv, in support of...

Yeshiva of Far Rockaway Dinner Tonight, Ben Brafman to MC

Yeshiva of Far Rockaway (Yeshiva Derech Ayson) is celebrating its Fortieth Anniversary Dinner and Chanukas Habayis tonight at the yeshiva campus, 802 ...

Chacham Ovadiah: Lieberman Voters Support the Soton

Chacham Ovadiah Yosef said tonight in his weekly Motzoei Shabbos shiur that whoever supports Yisrael Beiteinu "supports the Soton." "These are people who do not...

Rav Aharon Feldman to Spend Shabbos in Phoenix

Rav Aharon Feldman, rosh yeshiva of the Ner Yisroel Yeshiva in Baltimore and a member of the Moeztes Gedolei HaTorah of Agudas Yisroel of...

Rav Rephoel Boruch Sorotzkin zt”l, On His Yahrtzeit, Tomorrow, 13 Shevat

By Rav Chaim Dov Keller When the Telsher Rosh Yeshivah, Rabbi Baruch Sorotzkin passed away on Friday night, 13 Shevat 5739/1979 the loss...

Satmar Shabbos Hisvaadus in Meron

This Shabbos, a Shabbos Hisvaadus will take place in Meron with the participation of thousands of Satmar Chassidim in Eretz Yisroel. The ...

Rav Yisroel Noach Weinberg zt”l

3:20 AM EST. It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Rav Yisroel Noach Weinberg zt"l, the revered and beloved...

UTJ Rally Rescheduled for Sunday

As we reported yesterday, due to the petirah of Rav Yosef Yisroel Yisraelson zt”l, a son-in-law of Maran Rav Yosef Shalom Elyashiv shlit”a, a...

Eli Yishai Visits Gedolim as Election Day Draws Near

Yesterday, Shas Chairman Eli Yishai made a number of visits to gedolei Eretz Yisroel in advance of Tuesday’s Knesset elections. As we reported (here),...

Rav Yisroel Yaakov Fisher: Tzedaka vs. Life Insurance – A Chiddush

Economically The Same, But Minus The Zechusim Rav Yisroel Yaakov Fisher zt"l (Even Yisroel 9:161) was asked if it is proper to insist that...