Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharanksy praises life work of Rabbi Yosef

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 7, 2013 17:47




Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky mourned the passing of Sephardi Chief Rabbi Ovadia Yosef on Monday, expressing grief for the loss of "one of the greatest rabbinic authorities

Large Jewish communities values have been brought to Israel, Sharansky said, and his rulings on conversion reflected his intention of building a Jewish nation.

"May his memory be a blessing," he added.


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