The new Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of the State of Israel?

Based on what is reported in this article, I’d be pleased with Rabbi Stav. We had a Rav Stav at KBY when I was learning there. Was that his father or uncle? Does anyone know? I don’t mean Rav Moshe Stav.ย Actually, I take that back, it was Rav David Kav who I remembered. Kav, Stav ๐Ÿ™‚


Rav Stav (from

Author: pitputim

I've enjoyed being a computer science professor in Melbourne, Australia, as well as band leader/singer for the Schnapps Band. My high schooling was in Chabad and I continued at Yeshivat Kerem B'Yavneh in Israel and later in life at Machon L'Hora'ah, Yeshivas Halichos Olam.

4 thoughts on “The new Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of the State of Israel?”

  1. let’s hope so. he was a co-Rosh Yeshiva of mine at Yeshivat Hesder Petach Tikvah in 2001. A talmid chacham who is also a true dati-leumi. With no disrespect intended, was an eye opener for a chutznik like me to see my Rosh Yeshiva come in with socks and sandalim!! ๐Ÿ™‚


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