Hassidic


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Synonyms for Hassidic

of or relating to the Jewish Hasidim or its members or their beliefs and practices

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The protest is being staged by supporters of the parents, who belong to the Slonim Hassidic sect of Ashkenazi Jewry, according to Israeli public radio.
of Olives gravestone of a recently deceased Hassidic rabbi.
The Chabad Lubavich, a Hassidic Jewish group, operates a school (kindergarten through 12th grade), a social center, and a kosher kitchen in the capital of Vilnius.
Rabbi Hanan Sills will lead the services, which are liberal, renewal, feminist and inclusive while also drawing from traditional and Hassidic sources.
Two case studies involving the expansion and remodeling of Hassidic synagogues in a Montreal inner city area serve to illustrate the roles of local dynamics and social players as well as municipal responses to culturally specific requests pertaining to urban planning.
Who could have imagined in the middle of the twentieth century that Orthodoxy, which had been written off as a fossil, would regenerate with such dynamism and increasingly come under the sway of haredi and Hassidic groups, rather than the modern Orthodox?
The emotional intensity and longevity of Robeson live and the recorded rendition of "The Hassidic Chant" raise the question of "ownership.
Jesus' special sense of filial relationship, according to Safrai, was of a kind with the religious understanding that was current in Hassidic circles, as expressed in Tanna Devei Eliyahu.
TENSIONS mount in this inner-city cop series when a Hassidic man and his granddaughter become victims of a horrific street mugging.
Annie Dillard's piece "Acts of God" manages to work references to Teilhard, Hassidic wisdom and the Krishna into observations from an obstetrics ward.
Newly married to Mendel (Glen Fitzgerald), an Hassidic scholar in Brooklyn's determinedly Orthodox (read patriarchal) community where women are expected to be submissive, it's clear from the start that Sonia (Rene Zellwegger) is going to be trouble.
If Singer's fideism would never let him openly abjure the faith of his Hassidic father, Rabbi Pinkhes Menakhem Singer, neither could he ever convincingly affirm anything supernatural except the omnipresence of demons.
Pappenheim emerges from the forest, like a Hassidic miracle worker, to preside over the festivities.
Kramer will present a program titled ``The Wit and Wisdom of a Hassidic Psychiatrist'' at 7:30 p.
Parents from the strictly observant Slonim Hassidic sect of Ashkenazi Jewry refused to let their children attend school with girls of Mideast and North African descent, known as Sephardim.