Who Will Lead Us?: Contemporary Hasidic Succession

Who Will Lead Us Contemporary Hasidic Succession Hasidism a movement many believed had passed its golden age has had an extraordinary revival since its near decimation in the Holocaust and Soviet communism These Hasidim now settled primarily in N
  • Title: Who Will Lead Us?: Contemporary Hasidic Succession
  • Author: Samuel C. Heilman
  • ISBN: 9780520277236
  • Page: 267
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Who Will Lead Us?: Contemporary Hasidic Succession
    Hasidism, a movement many believed had passed its golden age, has had an extraordinary revival since its near decimation in the Holocaust and Soviet communism These Hasidim, now settled primarily in North America and Israel have reversed the losses they suffered and rebuilt their communities The once unimaginable is today routine Hasidism is alive and growing How Wh Hasidism, a movement many believed had passed its golden age, has had an extraordinary revival since its near decimation in the Holocaust and Soviet communism These Hasidim, now settled primarily in North America and Israel have reversed the losses they suffered and rebuilt their communities The once unimaginable is today routine Hasidism is alive and growing How Who Will Lead Us is the story of five contemporary Hasidic dynasties and how they have handled the delicate issue of leadership and succession It explores two groups with too few successors, two with too many successors, and one that claims there is no need for a successor, as they claim their leader never died Provided by publisher.
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  • A good examination of six different famous Hasidic dynasties Munkacs, Boyan, Kopyczynitz, Bobov, Satmar, and Chabad Lubavitch It goes into the histories of all of them, which include a lot of petty squabbling, fights over treasuries and financial resources, and dowager rebbetzins trying to maintain their social status No one comes out looking particularly good, though the author is surprisingly nice to Chabad Joel Teitelbaum, the first Rebbe of Satmar, gets a lot of focus for just being the wors [...]



  • Fascinating examination of five hasidic sects and how they handled succession crises either situations of too many contenders, or too few.


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