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Category Archives: R. Simcha Weinberg
Rabbi Simcha Weinberg Is Up To His Old Tricks
Why would a sane woman seek spiritual counseling from a predatory rabbi? According to Rabbi Simcha Weinberg’s website (TheFoundationStone.org), he offers: Maimonides defines a true rabbi as a “Soul Doctor”. The Foundation Stone provides just such care through Spiritual Counseling. … Continue reading
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Using Sex To Sell Torah
I was doing some research on Rabbi Simcha Weinberg and found some interesting comments about his late uncle Noah Weinberg, the founder of Aish HaTorah. I did not realize there was so much venom towards him. I researched these attacks … Continue reading
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Would You Get Spiritual Counseling From A Rabbi Who Had An Affair With A Congregant?
Around 2002, Rabbi Simcha Weinberg (brother of Rabbi Matis Weinberg) lost his job with Lincoln Square Synagogue for having an affair with a congregant. He was caught in the act. He was subsequently divorced (and I believe he married the … Continue reading
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