COMMENTARY: Teitelbaum’s Death Offers Window into Vibrant Jewish Sect

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c. 2006 Religion News Service (UNDATED) The recent death of Rabbi Moses Teitelbaum in New York at age 91 attracted more than 100,000 people to his funeral, and provided a rare up close view of a vibrant religious movement in American life: the Satmar Hasidism. Hasidim is the Hebrew term for “pious or faithful ones.” […]

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