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Rabbi Simon Eckstein with his son, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein

Rabbi Simon Eckstein, Father of Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, Passes Away at 96

Rabbi Simon L. “Sy” Eckstein, a beloved Canadian-Jewish leader and renowned psychologist and authority in the field of gerontology, passed away at his Jerusalem home today, Sept. 24. He was 96. He was the father of Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein, the founder and president of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews. 

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Rabbi Eckstein brings food to elderly for Rosh Hashanah

IFCJ Provides Aid for Rosh Hashanah

As The Fellowship provides Israel's poor help for the Jewish New Year, Founder and President Rabbi Eckstein says, "The scope of poverty and social inequality is intolerable."

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