Yochanan Shochet

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July 2017

Grand Rabbi Yochanan Shochet is the Loitzker Rebbe.[1] He is the rebbe of a chasidic community in Jerusalem. He is a brother of the rebbe of Stolin. He has followers in Jerusalem, Israel, in Toronto, Ontario, in Lakewood, New Jersey, and across the globe. One of his most noted followers is Rav Yisroel Ingber in Toronto who regularly hosts the rabbi at his home.

His maternal grandfather and namesake, Grand Rabbi Yochonon Perlow was the Karliner Rebbe in Lutsk, and later (after the Holocaust), in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.