#22630 Overall Influence

Shlomo Goren

Israeli general and rabbi


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From Wikipedia

Shlomo Goren , was a Polish-born Israeli Orthodox Religious Zionist rabbi and Talmudic scholar who was considered a foremost authority on Jewish law . Goren founded and served as the first head of the Military Rabbinate of the Israel Defense Forces . Subsequently, he was the third Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Israel from 1973 to 1983, after which he established a yeshiva in Jerusalem, which he headed until his death.

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Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Israeli university in Jerusalem

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#1455 World Rank
Religious Studies