Neturei Karta Says No Mitzvah to Get Back Shalit, Rav Elyashiv Says There Is

 "The mitzvah of redeeming prisoners does not apply to captured Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit because he does not keep the mitzvos and observe the...

Video, Photos: Opening of Beth Medrash Govoha’s New Kleinman Campus

Beth Medrash Govoah in Lakewood, NJ, is readying to open the yeshiva's third and newest campus, the Kleinman Campus at Eleventh Street and...

Yidden Asked to Donate Year of Their Lives to Rav Mordechai Eliyahu

Supporters of former Sephardi chief rabbi Rav Mordechai Eliyahu, who has been hospitalized in a serious condition for more than a month, has...

The Shliach of the Gedolei Hador: Rav Shlomo Lorincz zt”l

9:15 a.m. IL/2:15 a.m. EST: It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Rav Shlomo Lorincz zt"l, member of the Knesset...

Bar Mitzvah of Grandson of Rav Meir Stern

Yesterday, the bar mitzvah of a grandson of Rav Meir Stern, rosh yeshiva of Yeshiva Gedolah of Passaic, was held in Monsey, NY. The...

Video: Sanz-Klausenburger Rebbe Visits Chevron

The Sanz-Klausenburger Rebbe of Eretz Yisroel visited the city of Chevron on Wednesday and davened at the Meoras Hamachpeilah. The Rebbe was accompanied...

Rav Chaim Kanievsky – It’s Painful To Bury A Child, Even If He Is...

When the Torah, in the parsha read yesterday in shul, writes the ten generations from Adam until Noach, it counts the years that each person...

Photos, Video: Bar Mitzvah of Grandson of Chacham Ovadiah Yosef

Last night, the bar mitzvah of a grandson of Chacham Ovadiah Yosef, head of the Shas party's Moetzet Chachmei Hatorah, was held. The...

Rav Elyashiv Returns Home for Shabbos

The posek hador, Rav Yosef Shalom Elyashiv, was released earlier this afternoon from Shaare Tzedek Medical Center in Yerushalayim after having been hospitalized earlier...

Wedding of Son of Rav Elya Chaim Swerdloff

Tonight, the wedding of Gershon Avrohom Swerdloff, a son of Rav Elya Chaim Swerdloff, rosh yeshiva of Yeshiva Gedolah of Paterson, will take place...