George Mamo, The Fellowship’s Executive Vice President and Global Chief Operating Officer who worked with Rabbi Eckstein for 20 years, sent us this message from Israel.
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Three young punks who robbed an elderly Holocaust survivor surely didn't think that a world-class boxer would come to her aid.
Memories and tributes have been pouring in from around the globe from the countless people whose lives were touched by Rabbi Eckstein. One recent article in the Jerusalem Post offers a firsthand memory of one of the Rabbi’s last public appearances on behalf of The Fellowship.
Rabbi Daniel Lapin remembers his good friend for his many gifts — his kindness, his generosity, and his courage.
After the period of shiva ends, the Jewish mourners enter a new stage, known as shloshim, the remainder of a 30-day period that begins at burial.