Lubavitcher


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a member of the Lubavitch movement

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A few years ago, after the Rebbe's death, I was served a Shabbat kosher meal in Venice by a group of young Lubavitcher Hasidim who were sent there to minister to American Jewish visitors while studying in a small Habad yeshivah.
But what these two books suggest is that the most successful communities demand obedience, whether to charismatic leadership, as in the case of the Woman's Commonwealth or the Owenites, or to strongly institutionalized structures of authority, as among the Shakers or the Hutterites, or both, as among the Lubavitcher Hasidim.
Surely not a politician's all-purpose opportunistic Christianity, or the religions practiced on Indian reservations, in Harlem mosques and churches, in the temples of the Lubavitcher or at Quaker meetings.
In Crown Heights Lubavitcher Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson has ordained politicians from Dinkins to Governor Mario Cuomo by symbolically giving them two one-dollar bills.
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I am doing this on my own," says Natan, "following the instructions of the Lubavitcher Rebbe to perform the commandment of pidyon shvuyim [assisting those in jail].
Contrary to the prevailing cliche, these Jews will not consist primarily of Lubavitcher Hasidim waiting for the rebbe to reappear as the Messiah.
The agent of the Lubavitcher Rebbe who had originally presented the compromise proposal to Chief Rabbi Goren was eventually repudiated by the Rebbe when he reached New York, probably because of premature publicity.
It also contains writings on religion by Americans from Jonathan Edwards to Malcolm X, the Lubavitcher Rebbe Menachem Schneerson and science-fiction author Isaac Asimov.
But the most interesting examples of the valuing of women's work are communities that enforce very traditional roles for women--the Hutterites, the Mormons and the Lubavitcher Hasidim.
Unlocking a door, he offered hospitality and showed me, in order, his collection of Torah books and his souvenir dollar bill, brought in from Brooklyn, from the Lubavitcher Rebbe.
The Charles and Seryl Kushner Family Foundation, on whose board Kushner sits, made $78,000 in donations to the Ohel visitors center at the grave of the Lubavitcher rebbe in 2011 and 2013, and $150,000 to the Chabad center at Harvard University in 2007 and another $3,600 in 2013.
This visit was part of the late Lubavitcher Rebbe's program called Merkos Shlichus, established by the previous Lubavitcher Rebbe in die early 1940s, when senior rabbinical students would travel in pairs during dieir summer break to communities that did not have a permanent resident rabbi and/or congregation.
When a member of the convoy escorting the Lubavitcher Hasidic Rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson collided with an oncoming car, the resulting crash wounded one Guyanese child, Angela Cato, and killed her cousin, Gavin.
Levine is a feminist on most issues, a product of a New Jersey suburb, a woman who eats pork and missed it when she lived among the Lubavitcher Hasidim and interviewed young women for her research.