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Chaim Gurland, from darkness to light (1831-1905)

Rabbi Gurland wrote: “I have lived in two entirely different…

Rabbi Chil Slostovsky found a spring of fresh, cool water

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Rabbi Chil Slostovsky admonished his students to abhor Jesus.…

Rabbi Isaac Lichtenstein, 'I love Yeshua my Messiah' (1824-1909)

How dare you? Isaac Lichtenstein was not quite twenty years…

John Moses Eppstein, studying the Talmud was his passion (1827-1903)

John Moses Levi was born as the son of a Prussian couple. Soon…

Leopold Cohn, the quest of a young rabbi (1862-1937)

Leopold Cohn was a promising young rabbi, who was willing to…

Michael Solomon Alexander, the first bishop of Jerusalem (1799-1845)

That Michael Alexander would be the first Protestant Bishop of…

Rabbi Max Wertheimer, a Jewish orthodox rabbi finds his Messiah (1863-1941)

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Born of orthodox Jewish parents, my earliest childhood impression…

Ephraim Ben Yosef Elyakim, a rabbi found rest (1856-1930)

Ephraim Ben Yosef Elyakim was born in Tiberias in 1856. His father…

Rabbi Loren Jacobs, searched and found God (Jesus) through reading the Bible

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I’d like to begin my story at the time of my great-grandparents,…