Netanyahu to new chief rabbis: Now is the time to unite the Israeli people

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 24, 2013 21:15




Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu called to congratulate the two victors of Wednesday's chief rabbi elections, Rabbi David Lau and Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef.

"This is the time to work to unite the people of Israel, and to increase the love of Israel," Netanyahu told both men.

Religious Affairs Minister Naftali Bennett also called both winners to congratulate them on Wednesday.


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