Moishe Sternbuch (also written Moshe Shternbuch) is the Vice-President of the Rabbinical Court and the former [1 ] Ra'avad of the [2 ] Edah HaChareidis in Jerusalem. He resides in Har Nof where he is the rabbi of the local GR"A Synagogue, named after the Vilna Gaon of whom he is a direct descendant.
London, England, before WWII he was orphaned by the death of his father at an early age. He attended the Toras Emes yeshiva in Stamford Hill, of which Rabbi Moshe Schneider was the rosh yeshiva., before learning in [3 ] Brisk yeshiva. He also studied with Rabbi Bezalel Rakow, later to become the Gateshead Rov. He subsequently took up a position in [4 ] Johannesburg, South Africa.
He strongly opposes the
Zionist State of Israel and was against its establishment. Formerly holding a high position of authority in the anti-Zionist Edah HaChareidis, he is of the view that there is no connection between the existence of a Jewish state and the beginning of the redemption of the Jewish People to the Land of Israel which will precede the Messianic Era.
Shternbuch, Moishe. Moadim Uzmanim (in Hebrew). Nesivos HaTorah VeHaChesed. - Commentary on the Jewish holidays
Shternbuch, Moishe. Ta'am VeDaas Al HaTorah (in Hebrew). Jerusalem, Israel. - Commentary on the Torah
Shternbuch, Moishe (2001). Haggadah Shel Pesach: Ta'am VeDa'as (in Hebrew). Jerusalem, Israel. - Commentary on the Passover haggadah
Shternbuch, Moishe. Teshuvos VeHanhagos (in Hebrew). - Questions and answers on the Shulchan Aruch
Shternbuch, Moishe. Chochma VeDaas (in Hebrew).
Shternbuch, Moishe. HaDerech LiTeshuva (in Hebrew).
Shternbuch, Moishe. Birkas HaChamah (in Hebrew).
Shternbuch, Moishe. Erev Pesach SheChal B'Shabbos Ve'Purim Me'shulash (in Hebrew).
Shternbuch, Moishe. Orchos HaBayis (in Hebrew). - Laws of the home
Shternbuch, Moishe. Rav Moshe Speaks.
Shternbuch, Moishe. Commentary on the Shev Shmaytsa (in Hebrew).
Shternbuch, Moishe. Hilchos HaGr"a U'minhagav (in Hebrew). - Laws and customs of the Vilna Gaon
Shternbuch, Moishe (2007). Stam Ke'Hilchasan (in Hebrew). Jerusalem, Israel. - Laws of writing a sefer torah, tefillin, and mezuzah.
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