Chief Ashkenazi Rabbi prohibits mourning Gaza withdrawal

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 8, 2010 10:19




Chief Ashkenazi Rabbi Yonah Metzger has issued a halachic (religious) ruling that prohibits mourning Israel's withdrawal from Gaza and Northern Sumeria.

Rabbi Metzger said that such mourning is divisive and exacerbates conflicts within the general public.


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