Rabbi Amnon Yitzhak spotted using iPhone, despite ban

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October 15, 2012 01:32

A recent picture of a rabbi in a compromising position that scandalized the haredi community was finally explained on Sunday.

Rabbi Amnon Yitzhak, renowned for his outreach work among Sephardi Jews, was photographed several weeks ago holding what looked suspiciously like an iPhone. This was surprising, to say the least, since the device has been roundly denounced by several senior ultra-Orthodox rabbis as being incompatible with a haredi lifestyle.

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