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spiritual leader of a Jewish congregation

a Hebrew title of respect for a Jewish scholar or teacher

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Having dropped out of school at grade 10 because she could not afford an exam fee of $15, Rabbi currently makes $550 per month.
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"Mensch-Marks" traces Rabbi Hammerman's own personal growth while providing a road map for people of all backgrounds seeking a life of moral vision.
Born in Talukjamira village in Palashbari upazila, Fazle Rabbi was elected MP from Gaibandha-3 constituency for six times -- 1986, 1988, 1991, 1996, 2001 and 2008 -- with Jatiya Party ticket.
Rabbi Baden graduated from the University of Michigan with degrees in history and in near Eastern studies-modern Hebrew language.
When Jews gained civic equality during the first half of the 19th century, movements to modernize Judaism arose in many European countries, says Taylor, and the man mainly responsible for ensuring that the Jewish community in Britain remained traditionally Orthodox was Adler, the longest serving Chief Rabbi in Britain, serving from 1845 to 1890.
The list, which includes the names of 160 rabbis from several countries outside Israel, is "the latest indignity suffered by Diaspora Jews at the hands of Israel's ultra-Orthodox religious establishment," said Rabbi Seth Farber, a Modern Orthodox rabbi and vocal critic of the rabbinate's bureaucracy and lack of transparency.
The Supreme Court, in a painful 1924 case involving an immigrant rabbi named Solomon Gottlieb, his wife Gittel, and their son, Israel, tightened the application of this clause.
In the romantic comedy Keeping the Faith, Ben Stiller plays Rabbi Jake, a young Conservative rabbi resistant to both his mother's and his congregation's efforts to find him a nice Jewish girl to marry.
In a letter from IFCJ Founder/President Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, he expressed his deep appreciation and congratulating Rabbi Whitt's prayers and his support for the Fellowship's work in helping emigres wanting to come home to Israel, for suffering Jews in Israel and around the world.
Able to penetrate the inner recesses of people and discern their dynamics and weaknesses, the rabbi decided on a plan of action to cause the husband to revive his affection and appreciation of his wife.
Married father of two, Rabbi Rose, who succeeds Mordechai Wollenberg in the post, said: "It was a great honour to be able to host the Chief Rabbi here in Cardiff.
And Beth Israel isn't the only temple now led by women Co at the newly integrated Temple Emanuel Sinai, the rabbi, cantor and both co-presidents are all female.
Yona Metzger, the top rabbi for the Ashkenazi Jewish community in Israel, has held his state-appointed position for 10 years, and his term is due to expire in July, (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-23005902#TWEET797576) the BBC reported.