Bennett, Livni want to unite chief rabbi positions

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 23, 2013 21:16

Religious Services Minister Naftali Bennett and Justice Minister Tzipi Livni sent a letter to the chief rabbi candidates on Tuesday stating their intention to unite the two chief rabbi positions into one, Channel 2 reported.

According to Bennett and Livni's proposal, one rabbi will hold the Chief Rabbi position, while the other will serve as the president of the rabbinate court.

Livni and Bennett intend to implement their initiative in the upcoming term, the letter said.


Related Content

Breaking news
April 25, 2018
Czech president: The time has come to move our embassy to Jerusalem

By JPOST.COM STAFF

Israel Weather
  • 13 - 22
    Beer Sheva
    16 - 21
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 12 - 19
    Jerusalem
    15 - 23
    Haifa
  • 18 - 28
    Elat
    16 - 29
    Tiberias