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The Rebbe

20 Years After The Death Of 'The Rebbe', Pilgrims Flock To His Grave

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 07.01.2014 | Religion

It has been 20 years since the death of Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, also called the Lubavitcher Rebbe, who is considered by many in the Jewish c...

A Must-Read: A Love Story With a Knack for the Truth

Rabbi Pinchas Allouche | Posted 07.22.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Pinchas Allouche

The Greatest Man He Has Ever Met On Tuesday, June 14, 1994, Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz walked into my classroom, visibly shaken; I was in the 9th grade. I...

'The Rebbe': New Book On Life Of Jewish Leader Rabbi Schneersohn Disturbs Followers

The New York Times | PATRICIA COHEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Over the course of his more than 40 years as grand rebbe, he transformed this tiny Hasidic sect, with its headquarters in Brooklyn, into an influentia...

When a Tombstone Reads 'Light of the World'

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

The Rebbe replaced religious judgment with an impassioned humanity. His message became a mantra: give charity, pray daily, offer hospitality, and love every stranger as oneself. He gave faith back its heart.