Chief Rabbinate Appoints a Spokesman

(Thursday, December 6th, 2012 03:30 PM)

The Chief Rabbinate of Israel has for a first time appointed a spokesman, Ziv Maor, a member of the dati leumi community.

Maor, 28, becomes the first ever official spokesman of the Chief Rabbinate. He served as a spokesman for Ichud HaLeumi MK Uri Ariel in the outgoing 18th Knesset. From there he became the director of Israel’s Media Watch organization.

While many believe the Chief Rabbinate of Israel is an organ of the Ministry of Religious Services, it is not. In actuality, it reports directly to the Prime Minister’s Office.

Ads By Artscroll:

(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)

Ads By Israel Book Shop:

One Comment

  1. akuperma says:

    The title may be new, the the government rabbinate has always has a public relations function.

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Subscribe to RSS Feed For This Article