Yitzchak Yosef

Election Of Haredi Chief Rabbis Will Backfire On Hardliners In Long Run

Ironically, the victory by the haredi candidates in this week’s election of the two chief rabbis in Israel may, in the long run, lead to a more liberal and open approach to religious life in the Jewish State.

Dynasties Prevail As Lau, Yosef Win Chief Rabbi Race

07/23/2013 - 20:00

David Lau and Yitzchak Yosef, both sons of former Israeli chief rabbis, were elected Ashkenazi and Sephardi chief rabbi of Israel, respectively.

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