Community outraged as Chabad allows son of criminal rabbi to take over Poway synagogue
Now that the students know how much support they are getting, they have decided not just to repair the house, but to build a new one that’s bigger.
“For many Jews, they know (or at least know about) a rabbi on or near their campus”
A GoFundMe page for the center said the estimated damage was between $150,00 and $200,000.
Philanthropists Mordechai Korf and Uriel Laber were named in a 2019 lawsuit that accused them of helping launder money from a Ukrainian bank.
The information that the synagogue is opening is not available on the shul’s website.
One year after the shooting at the Poway Chabad near San Diego, the wounds endure.
A uniformed police officer acknowledged that the event, during which one man led prayers at a lectern for a loose crowd, shouldn’t be happening.
The couple disseminated their planned route and cruised the streets, basking in the best wishes shouted from the windows of Crown Heights.
“It’s not a Jewish virus — it’s affecting everyone. But how it’s gonna look, is that we’re not listening to what the government is telling us.”