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Rabbi Joseph Isaac Schneersohn, the "Rebbe Rayatz" (1880-1950)

Rabbi Joseph Isaac Schneersohn, the "Rebbe Rayatz" (1880-1950)

A brief biography of the sixth Chabad Rebbe

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Born into the heart of Communism, Rabbi Joseph I. Schneersohn fought for Russian Jewry on all fronts, ensuring the survival of Judaism in the Old World. Then, he came to America and revolutionized and reinvented Judaism for the West

The Early Years

Intercession on Behalf of Russian Jewry

Dealing with the Communist Authorities

World War II Erupts

Arrives in America

From Challenge
Manuscripts and pictures courtesy Library of Agudas Chasidei Chabad - Ohel Yosef Yitzchok Lubavitch
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