Chacham Ovadiah Yosef Said to Be “Stable”


rav-ovadiah-yosefChacham Ovadiah Yosef continues to be hospitalized at Hadassah Ein Kerem Medical Center, where he is on a respirator after a pacemaker implantation failed and his kidneys have been only partially functioning.  Yesterday he underwent dialysis.

This morning, at 6:30 a.m., Dr. Dan Gilon, a cardiologist treating Chacham Ovadiah, addressed a press conference to discuss the condition of Chacham Ovadiah.

“The night passed quietly for Chacham Ovadiah,” the doctor said. He added that “there are signs of some improvement, but overall I would say he is stable, and that certainly makes us happy.”

All are asked to continue davening for Rav Chaim Ovadiah Yosef ben Georgia.

{ Israel News Bureau}


  1. Unfortunately, the hospital just said his condition is worsening. The Dr. said he’s in life-threatening danger, and some of his major organs are shutting down.

    Keep davening!