Jacob J. Hecht

Rabbi Abraham B. Hecht, Sephardic And Chabad Leader, Dies At 90

01/06/2013

Rabbi Abraham B. Hecht, an Ashkenazi who led a Sephardic congregation and was also closely affiliated with the Chabad-Lubavitch movement, died Saturday night at 90. He was a passionate advocate of traditional Torah values and strict interpretation of halacha.

Rabbi Abraham B. Hecht (Photo via CrownHeights.info)
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