Geva Newsreel 068, 1955

Appointment of Chief Rabbis of Israel

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Language: Silent
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At Yeshurun Synagogue in Jerusalem, rabbis gather for the annunciation of the appointment of Yitzhak Nissim for Sephardi Chief Rabbi of Israel. Former Minister of Religions Yehuda Leib Maimon and President of Israel Yitzhak Ben Zvi deliver speeches. Nissim will replace Rabbi Ben-Zion Meir Hai Uziel, who died. The incumbent Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Israel Yitzhak HaLevi Herzog is re-elected.

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