Lubavitch


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Noun1.Lubavitch - a town in Belarus that was the center of the Chabad movement for a brief period during the 19th century
Belarus, Belorussia, Byelarus, Byelorussia, Republic of Belarus, White Russia - a landlocked republic in eastern Europe; formerly a European soviet
2.Lubavitch - a large missionary Hasidic movement known for their hospitality, technological expertise, optimism and emphasis on religious study
religious movement - a movement intended to bring about religious reforms
Lubavitcher - a member of the Lubavitch movement; a follower of Chabad Hasidism
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It is guarded by two nondescript security guards, but is visited regularly by members of the Chabad- Lubavitch movement, who have planned a day- long commemoration function on November 26.
Among the bodies recovered from Nariman House were those of Rabbi Gavriel Noach Holtzberg, who ran the centre, and his wife, the Chabad Lubavitch organisation said.
Rabbi Shalom DovBer of Lubavitch presents Overcoming Folly, a bilingual English/Hebrew treatise written in the style of traditional ethical Torah teachings.
One reason is that I have been interested in the Lubavitch movement for many years.
Jan Feldman, through numerous interviews in Montreal, New York, and Washington, D.C., focuses on the subset of Chassidic Judaism known as Lubavitch as a test case because they are informed, politically active, and democratic on the one hand, yet embrace nonliberal values on the other.
Lubavitch of Arkansas Inc., led by Pinchus Ciment, landed the nine-month loan from Community Bank of Cabot.
Lubavitch Hasidic Jews settled in Postville and have built a small community there.
On Wednesday, Donald Trump commuted the prison sentence of Sholom Rubashkin, a Lubavitch rabbi who had been incarcerated for eight years for bank fraud.
Mourning overtook the Lubavitch communities in Lod and elsewhere, amidst rumors that an anti-intermarriage activist had been murdered by Arabs.
The Lubavitch Youth Organization, The Jeffrey Model Foundation and The Intrepid Foundation.
Matest Agrest, PhD (1915-2005) started his life as the promising genius of the renowned Lubavitch Yeshivah of Nevel.
Koskoff also explores the structure of Sefer Ha-nigunim as a reflection of the organization of Lubavitch society.