Israel’s Next Chief Rabbi Has Illustrious Shoes To Fill—From Long Ago

The author, Elliott Horowitz, sent me this link. It’s definitely worth reading.

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. Actually, I take that back, it was Rav David Kav who I remembered. Kav, Stav 🙂


Rav Stav (from