Mizrachi

Rabbi Chaim Shaul Douek, Leader of the Sephardic Kabbalists of Jerusalem

Oct 08 2012

This is how the Zionists succeed in capturing the religious: by means of the Mizrachi, who disguise themselves as rescuers [of the Torah], when in truth it is they who are the destroyers and damagers of the path of Torah. May G-d spare us from them.

Rabbi Yissachar Dov Rokeach, Belzer Rebbe (1854-1925)

Sep 30 2012

Zionism itself is founded on denial of G-d’s providence, reward and punishment and the coming of the redeemer. Nationalism is built only on the ruins of the holy Torah, belief in G-d, His prophets, and the Talmudic Sages.

Rabbi Yitzchok Yaakov Reines, founder of Mizrachi (1839-1915)

Sep 23 2012

Rabbi Yitzchok Yaakov Reines (1839-1915) was a leader of Chovevei Tzion and the founder of the Mizrachi movement. In 1902 he published a book called Ohr Chadash Al Tzion calling for settlement in Eretz Yisroel, but cautioning (p.

Rabbi Simcha Yissocher Ber Halberstam, the Chiashenover Rebbe (d. 1914)

Sep 21 2012

In its early years, the Zionists plastered signs on the doors of synagogues all over Europe saying, "Dear brothers and sisters! The long, two-thousand-year exile calls to us and says: If I am not for myself, who will be for me (Pirkei Avos 1:14)?

Rabbi Shmuel Salant, Chief Rabbi of Jerusalem (1816-1909)

Sep 15 2012

Rabbi Shmuel Salant quotes the law that a wife may force her husband to move to Eretz Yisroel (Kesubos 110b), and then asks why – even according to the Ramban, he says, there is no obligation on every Jew to move to Eretz Yisroel, since this is one of t

How do you answer those who say the UN gave it to us? And how can Zionists go against the Chofetz Chaim?

Aug 28 2012

Dear Rabbi,

Hi, I of course am in agreement with most of what you say, however, how do you answer people who say that the Holy Land was not taken by force, instead given by the United Nations.

Moshe Shmuel