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  Chassidic Rebbe Biographies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
- 23 Elul 1826) was the disciple of Rabbi Shlomo of Karlin and of Rabbi Mordechai of Neshchiz, and the brother-in-law of Rabbi Menachem Mendel of Kosov.
Rabbi Yitzchak Isaac of Zhidachov (1804 - 30 Adar A, 1872) was descendent of the Tosfos Yomtov and the nephew and successor of Rabbi Zvi Hirsch of Zhidachov.
Rabbi Yitzchak Meir Rothenberg/Alter (1789-23 Adar 1866) of Gur was the successor to Rabbi Menachem Mendel of Kotsk and the founder of the Gur dynasty.
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 Chabad Lubavitch - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson (1902-1994) the seventh Rebbe of Chabad Lubavitch.
Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Liadi 1745 - 1812, son of Rabbi Boruch, was a student of Dovber of Mezeritch and founded the Chabad house of Hasidism.
Rabbi Menachem Mendel 1789 - 1866, grandson of Shneur Zalman and son-in-law of Dovber.
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 Menachem Mendel Schneerson: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com - All about Menachem Mendel Schneerson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Menachem Mendel Schneerson (April 18, 1902 - June 12, 1994) Jewish Orthodox haredi rabbi who was the 7th Rebbe of the Lubavitch hasidim, their movement being known as Chabad Lubavitch.
The proximity of Crown Heights[?] to Satmar enclaves in Brooklyn, and the conversion of Satmar Hasidim to Chabad caused friction.
Rabbi Berel Lazar the rebbe's emissary and chief rabbi (http://www.fjc.ru/)
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 Encyclopedia: Gregor Mendel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Mendel showed that there was particulate inheritance of traits according to his laws of inheritance.
Mendel was born in to a German-speaking family of Heinzendorf, Moravia, Austrian Empire (now Hynčice (part of Vražné), district of Nový Jičín, Czech Republic).
Bust of Mendel at Mendel University of Agriculture and Forestry Brno, Czech Republic.
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 Menachem Mendel Schneerson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1950, upon the death of his predecessor, father-in-law, and cousin Rabbi Joseph Isaac Schneersohn (Yosef Yitzchok Schneersohn), known as the "Previous Rebbe" or Rebbe Rayat"z (an acronym of his name), Menachem Mendel assumed the leadership of the Chabad branch of Hasidic Judaism.
His father Rabbi Levi Yitzchok Schneerson, a renowned kabbalist who served as the Chief Rabbi of Yekaterinoslav (Dnepropetrovsk) from 1907-1939, was his primary teacher.
Schneerson was revered by Rabbis Israel Abuhatzeira (known as Babba Sali), Meir Abuhatzeira, Yitzchak Kaduri and Mordechai Eliyahu (a former Chief Rabbi of Israel).
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 Menachem Mendel Schneerson biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson (April 18, 1902-June 12, 1994) was the last Rebbe of the Haredi Jewish movement of Chabad Lubavitch.
Rabbi Schneerson was revered by Rabbi Israel Abuchatzirah (known as Babba Sali), Rabbi Meir Abuchatzirah, Rabbi Yitzchak Kaduri and Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu (a former Chief Rabbi of Israel).
Gutnick was subsequently appointed by Rabbi Schneerson as his main representative to the Israeli government, and was instrumental in the election of Benjamin Netanyahu as prime minister of Israel in 1996.
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 Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson
Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, the leader -"the Rebbe"- of the Lubavitch movement of Chassidic Judaism for forty four years, was a paradoxical man. While he barely set foot outside his neighborhood during his entire leadership, his influence was felt worldwide.
Menachem Mendel Schneerson was born on April 18, 1902 (the eleventh day of Nissan, 5662), in Nikolayev, a town in the southern Ukraine.
A short while later, the couple moved to Berlin, where Rabbi Menachem Mendel had already begun studying mathematics and science at the University of Berlin, Because of the Nazi rise, the young Rabbi and his wife left Berlin in 1933 for Paris, and he continued his studies at the Sorbonne.
www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org /jsource/biography/schneerson.html   (832 words)

  
 Rabbi Menachem Mendel: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com - All about Rabbi Menachem Mendel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The first Rabbi Menachem Mendel 1789 - 1866 of the Chabad Lubavitch Orthodox hasidic Judaism movement was the third Rebbe of the Chabad dynasty.
He was the grandson of the first Chabad Rebbe, Rabbi Shneur Zalman, and became the son-in-law to the second Rebbe, Rabbi Dovber.
The last and seventh Chabad Lubavitch Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson was a sixth in direct paternal line from this prior third Rebbe called "Menachem Mendel', and was named for him.
www.encyclopedian.com /tz/Tzemach-Tzedek.html   (146 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Menachem Mendel Schneerson Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Menachem Mendel Schneerson, a Jewish Orthodox haredi rabbi who was the 7th Rebbe of the Lubavitch hasidim, their movement being known as Chabad Lubavitch.
Menachem Mendel Schneerson (April 18, 1902-June 12, 1994), a Jewish Orthodox haredi rabbi who was the 7th Rebbe (paramount spiritual leader) of the Lubavitch hasidim, their movement being known as Chabad Lubavitch.
In 1950, upon the death of his predecessor, father-in-law, and cousin Rabbi Joseph Isaac (Yosef Yitzchok) Schneersohn (Known as the "Previous Rebbe" or Rebbe Rayat"z), Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson (known as "The Rebbe") assumed the leadership of the Chabad (from the Hebrew acronym for "Knowledge, Understanding, and Wisdom"), sect of Hasidic Judaism.
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 Untitled Document
The late Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, whom many believed to be the messiah himself, was the leader of the Lubavitch movement of Chassidic Judaism for forty-four years.
Rabbi Isaac Schneerson's daughter, Chaya Mushka, married a very educated man who was accomplished both as a Rabbi and as a mathematics and science scholar.
Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson and his wife, [Chaya Mushka], migrated from Paris to New York in 1941 to, once again, escape religious persecution.
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 The Influence of the Tzemach Tzedek
Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneersohn, famed as the "Tzemach Tzedek" after his magnum opus on Talmudic law, was born on the eve of Rosh Hashana 5549 (1789), to Rabbi Shalom Schachne and Devora Leah.
Rabbi Menachem Mendel's father-in-law was his uncle Rabbi Dov-Ber Schneuri, the "Mitteler Rebbe," whom he succeeded as head of the Chabad Chassidim on Kislev 10, 5588 (1827), until his passing on Nissan 13, 5626 (1866).
In the fall of 1826 the Rabbi was instructed to appear in Vitebsk, the provincial capital.
www.jewish-history.com /Chabad/haskalah1.html   (2151 words)

  
 RABBI MENACHEM MENDEL SCHNEERSON | Nikolaev Jewish Culture Community   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson (1902-1994), the leader -"the Rebbe"- of the Lubavitch movement of Chassidic Judaism for forty four years, was a paradoxical man. While he barely set foot outside his neighborhood during his entire leadership, his influence was felt worldwide.
Although Rabbi Menachem Mendel was the obvious successor, he was initially reluctant to accept the mantle of leadership.
A year later he formally assumed the title of Rebbe, explaining to members of the movement that while he would be devoted to his work as leader, each man and women was ultimately responsible for his or her own actions, and for his or her pursuit of G-dliness.
www.jewish.mk.ua /en/rebe.shtml   (881 words)

  
 Ascent of Safed - In The City of Kabbalah   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Rabbi Menachem Mendel was so distressed to hear this story that he could not sleep at all that night.
Rabbi Menachem Mendel handed the innkeeper the money he had just been given, sent him off to town to buy up a stock of vodka for his inn, and assured him that from that day on he would prosper in all his affairs.
Rabbi Menachem Mendel Hager of Kosov (1768 - 17 Cheshvan 1826) was the son of a close disciple of the Baal Shem Tov, and himself a disciple of R. Moshe Leib of Sasov.
www.ascent.org.il /NewAscentOfSafed/Stories/Stories/5765/371-14.html   (1336 words)

  
 The Christian Century: Hasidim adjust to rabbi's death. (Lubavitcher H... @ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Months after the death of their beloved rabbi, the Lubavitcher Hasidim show signs of adjusting to life without Menachem Mendel Schneerson, whom many of the faithful had predicted would rise from the dead and proclaim himself the messiah.
There was no talk of naming a successor to the grand rabbi or rebbe when more than 800 Lubavitcher representatives from around the world gathered in their headquarters in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn in October for their 12th annual convention.
Younger rabbis reportedly are being brought into leadership roles, and committees are being formed to coordinate work on matters such as fundraising, publicity and education.
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 The Dark Passover
According to one story, Rabbi Israel of Rhizhin was the third-generation successor to the Baal Shem Tov (the fabled founder of the Hasidic movement) in a matter of great spiritual importance: the task of preserving the increased hopefulness in the world that the Baal Shem Tov had initiated.
Rabbi Menachem Mendel was a brilliant, forceful man. Yet he felt greatly honored to have been chosen for this task - in part because, deep inside him, there was a place where he doubted that he was worthy of being chosen.
On the twentieth such Passover seder, Rabbi Menachem Mendel of Kotsk sat at the head of a table of his Hasidim, many of whom had never heard their rebbe speak a single word.
www.hasidicstories.com /Stories/Later_Rebbes/dark.html   (1767 words)

  
 Articles - Chabad Lubavitch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Liadi 1745 - 1812, son of Rabbi Boruch, was a student of Dovber of Mezeritch and founded the Chabad dynasty within Hasidism.
The movement, following Rabbi Schneerson's call, has trained and ordained thousands of rabbis, educators, ritual slaughterers, and ritual circumcisers, who are all accompanied by equally motivated spouses and typically large families, all of whom aim to fulfill their mandate of Jewish outreach, education, and revival.
Singing rabbi Shlomo Carlebach was affiliated with Chabad, and popular singers such as Avraham Fried and Mordechai ben David and children's entertainer Uncle Moshie attract sizable crowds on their tours and have popularized many melodies for various Jewish occasions.
www.gaple.com /articles/Lubavitch   (2878 words)

  
 Seventy Kopeks | Chabad.org > Parsha > Mishpatim   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Rabbi Menachem Mendel of Lubavitch (1789-1866), known as the "Tzemach Tzedek," was orphaned from his mother, Rebbetzin Devorah Leah, at the age of three, and raised by his maternal grandfather, Rabbi Schneur Zalman of Liadi (founder of Chabad, 1745-1812), who devoted much time and attention to the education and upbringing of his beloved grandson.
Rabbi Menachem Mendel had accumulated a number of questions which he was unable to resolve to his satisfaction, and was growing quite eager to see his grandfather.
Rabbi Menachem Mendel's path took him through the marketplace of Lubavitch, which was just coming to life at this early hour.
www.chabad.org /parshah/article.asp?AID=111753   (644 words)

  
 Chabad of Denver - Colorado and surrounding states
They have trained and ordained thousands of rabbis, educators, ritual slaughterers, and ritual circumcisers, who are all accompanied by equally motivated spouses and typically large families, all of whom aim to fulfill their mandate of Jewish outreach, education, and revival.
Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson greatly emphasized spreading awareness of the coming of Moshiach, the Jewish Messiah, and preparing for his imminent arrival.
Rabbi Israel ben Eliezer 1698 - 1760 was known as the Baal Shem Tov (abbreviated as BeSHT, meaning "Master of the Good Name") a title rarely applied, and only in exceptional circumstances to a known Jewish holy man and miracle worker beloved and revered by the common folk.
www.milechai.com /judaism/chabad.html   (1179 words)

  
 AJHistory by Menachem Butler
Menachem Butler feeds intellectually hungry readers a constantly replenished smorgasbord of original writing, snippets from various authors and publications, and links to all manner of fascinating material — some of it undeservedly obscure or long forgotten — from historians, rabbinical scholars, journalists, and sundry other writers specializing in Jewish history.
Menachem Butler, YC '06, the president of the Student Organization of Yeshiva (SOY), is a Modern Jewish History major and can be reached at mbutler@yu.edu.
Rabbi Dr. [Jacob J.] Schacter's dual appointment as a University Professor and Senior Scholar at the new Center for the Jewish Future is certainly a welcome addition to the Yeshiva family.
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 Rabbi Menachem Mendel of Kotzk
Reb Mendel and Reb Mordechai Yosef of Ishbitz had been close friends and disciples of Reb Simcha Bunem of Pshischa.
Finally, on the Simchas Torah of 1840 there was an irrevocable split between the two and Reb Mordechai Yosef left with his chassidim to form a new chassidus.
One of Reb Mendel’s chasidim, Reb Shemaya, lay on his deathbed and was asked by a fellow Kotzker whether the yetzer still bothered him at that moment.
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 What is the Secret of Lubavitch Success?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
At a time when a group of prominent Israeli rabbis have banned the Internet as morally perilous for their followers, Chabad has created 700 Web sites in more than 50 countries, again intended to serve not its own members but Jews in general.
Last Monday, the Lubavitch group marked the 50th anniversary (according to the Jewish calendar) of the death of the sixth rebbe, Rabbi Yosef Yitzchak Schneersohn, and the succession of his son-in-law, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneersohn, the seventh and last rebbe in a line going back to the group's founding in the 18th century.
The testimony of people like Rabbi Hertzberg is significant because anyone trying to understand the achievement of Chabad confronts a serious obstacle: the enormous reverence surrounding the rebbe.
www.jewish-holiday.com /success.html   (971 words)

  
 RABBI MENACHEM MENDEL SCHNEERSON | Nikolaev Jewish Culture Community   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
This philosophy was created by Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Ladi (1745-1813), the first Chabad-Lubavitcher Rebbe.
Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, is the seventh Lubavitcher Rebbe since Rabbi Shneur Zalman.
Last years of life of Rabbi Menachem Mendel Shneerson were marked with growing of belief of the members of the movement in Messiah role of their leader, and his death caused a deep crisis in Chabad.
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 Menachem Mendel Schneerson Biography / Biography of Menachem Mendel Schneerson Biography Biography
One of the most influential and prolific figures in 20th century Judaism, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson (1902-1994) expanded the Chabad Lubavitch from a small Jewish sect to a large, powerful religious movement.
Menachem Mendel Schneerson was the seventh rabbi of the Lubavitcher Hassidim.
The leader of the Lubavitchers is a rabbi known as the Rebbe, a person believed to possess a unique soul with experiential knowledge of the divine.
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 Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson --The American Israel Numismatic Association
Within the sorrow at the passing of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, lies a deep and everlasting gratitude for all that he inspired and inspires in the lives of his followers and in his work.
Mint Sculptor-Engraver John Mercanti designed the obverse of the Congressional Medal, which is a portrait of the Rabbi in incused lines rather than the traditional relief.
The inscription RABBI MENACHEM is incused while M. SCHNEERSON and THE LUBAVITCHER REBBE are raised.
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 Links: An Annotated Internet Guide to Hasidic Stories
Rabbi Fleer is a world-renowned authority on Jewish mysticism and the teachings of Rebbe Nachman.
Rabbi Rami Shapiro of Miami, Florida has created a WEB site for people who want to be part of the Jewish renewal movement.
Rabbi Tzvi Rabinowicz, the author of this collection, is a descendant of famous hasidic and rabbinic families in Poland.
www.hasidicstories.com /Resources/links1.html   (1982 words)

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