noun, plural rab·bis.
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Lawson felt she could do this more effectively if she had the title “rabbi,” and she wanted to raise awareness of racial and ethnic diversity in the Jewish community.
Lown was born Boruch Latz on June 7, 1921, in Utena, Lithuania, where a grandfather was a rabbi.Bernard Lown, physician who rallied doctors against nuclear war, dies at 99|Emily Langer|February 18, 2021|Washington Post
Lasry explained that his wife’s uncle, a rabbi at a Milwaukee senior-living center, had called her about having extra, unused doses of the vaccine.Milwaukee Bucks executive announces run for U.S. Senate in Wisconsin|Matt Bonesteel|February 17, 2021|Washington Post
“There are times we will look at someone eating alone in a restaurant and we feel like we can’t go on,” says Susan Silverman, a rabbi in Israel and one of three older sisters.
Still, by their very history, some rabbis deliver a powerful message.Praying for the politicians: A new book recounts the history of rabbis in the Capitol|John Kelly|December 9, 2020|Washington Post
One of my most important mentors was a brilliant and eccentric rabbi from Bethesda, Maryland.
Freundel is also rabbi of the prominent Kesher Israel synagogue in Washington.Accusations Pile Up on Top D.C. Rabbi Barry Freundel|Steven I. Weiss|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His office let Rabbi Yehuda Kolko get away without jail time or registering as a sex offender.
Well, if it's Carrie and her spy-rabbi Saul, courtesy of the inimitable Mandy Patinkin, the answer is: Yes, we still are.‘Homeland’ Season 4: A Stripped-Down and Surprisingly Badass Return to Form|Marlow Stern|September 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He remembered one day when Rabbi Bodenheimer came outside during recess.This 'Holy Guy'—and Grandfather of 100—Is Accused of Sexually Abusing a Student|Batya Ungar-Sargon|September 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And Peter calling to remembrance saith unto him, "Rabbi, behold the fig tree which thou cursedst is withered away."His Last Week|William E. Barton
Rabbi Gamaliel ordered his servant Tobi to bring something good from the market, and he brought a tongue.
The Rabbi Effendi had approached the river from a different direction, and that some years before.
Rabbi Mr. Wigram had needed some trifling repair to his boots, and had accordingly sent them overnight to a cobbler.
Again was Rabbi Jochanan filled with wonder, but he said naught, and they proceeded on their journey.