Rabbinic Approbation from Maronon v’Rabonon shlit”a
HRH”G Rav Aharon Leib Shteinman
Rabbi Pesach Lerner, Executive Vice President Emeritus of the National Council of Young Israel, approached Maran HaGaon HaRav Aharon Leib Shteinman Shlita about this new initiative. Rav Shteinman responded that it is important to do this, on the strict condition that there be no violence, ch”v.
Rav Shteinman was the leading voice behind the call to seminary students to come join W4W in prayer on Rosh Chodesh Sivan and Av.
HRH”G Rav Chaim Kanievsky
Rabbi Pesach Lerner approached Maran HaGaon HaRav Chaim Kanievsky Shlita about the Women For the Wall. He asked if what they are doing is a good thing, and Maran responded “very important, it’s a good thing.”
Call for the Sanctity of the Kotel — signed by HaRav Avigdor Neventsal, HaRav Chaim Druckman, HaRav Shmuel Eliyahu, HaRav Shlomo Aviner, HaRav Yisrael Tzvi Tau, HaRav Zalman Melamed, HaRav Mordechai Greenberg, and HaRav Shlomo Rosenfeld