Ants are not wise, and Yosef was a gaon in an area to which only an ant could devote itself. Imagine the contribution he could have made to the state and to civilization had he broadened his horizons.
Rabbi Ovadia Yosef
This time, if the probe into alleged criminal behavior turns into an official investigation, Arye Dery will probably retire to his villa and write his memoirs.
Rabbi Moshe Yosef tells Tax Authority that funds in his accounts are for charity purposes, and therefore tax-exempt.
Rabbi Avraham Yosef charged with forcing businesses to work with kashrut supervisors from his family business.
In response to appeal by the woman’s daughter, religious judge finds it hard to explain reasoning behind decision, which was made 30 years after initial conversion.
Sephardic rabbi Shimon Ba’adani says visiting the holy site was strictly 'strictly prohibited' by party's spiritual leader's past ruling.
No one can teach the rabbi, who grew up in Jerusalem, what Zionism is, says party.
Prominent rabbis issue halakhic decree against airing recordings of party’s late spiritual leader.
The resigned Shas leader will probably relent in the end and return to head the party – but his 'please twist my arm' tactic can only go so far.
And an upheaval must have an historic, democratic and equitable foundation.