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    • Israeli Socialist
    • 08.10.13 | 06:38 (IDT)

    When the Lubavitcher Rebbe died his followers wept, and cried not believing he could die. Do we here of him now, NO! The same will be for Ovadia Yosef. After his no doubt lavish tomb will be erected befitting the man who no one could describe as modest, keeping his Chief Rabbi's costume long after he was no longer entitled to wear it, (and no one had the guts to tell him to remove it). He will be forgotten, and Israel will be the better off for that.

    from the article: Rabbi Ovadia Yosef leaves behind a leadership vacuum that cannot be filled
    First published 23:13 07.10.13 | Last updated 19:08 07.10.13
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