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  • Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, prominent Modern Orthodox scholar, dies

    April 20, 2015 | 4:14 pm

    Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, a leader of the national religious movement in Israel and a prominent Modern Orthodox scholar, has died.

    Lichtenstein, a head of the Har Etzion Yeshiva in the West Bank’s Gush Etzion bloc, died Monday morning. He was 81.

    The rabbi, who received a...

  • Leading West Bank rabbis: Turn in price tag attackers

    September 19, 2011 | 4:59 pm

    Two leading West Bank rabbis have condemned retaliatory attacks on Palestinians by right-wing activists and called on settlers to turn in perpetrators.

    Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, 78, and Rabbi Yaakov Medan, 61, heads of the Har Etzion Yeshiva in the Gush Etzion bloc of the West Bank...