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On December 9, 2020, the Chicago Jewish Community lost one of its greatest leaders. Rav Gedalia Dov Schwartz zt”l came to Chicago as the Av Beth Din of the cRc, the Chief Justice of our rabbinical court, and the highest authority for matters of Jewish law and tradition. He was recognized internationally as a posek and was renowned for his immense expertise and broad knowledge. Since his arrival in Chicago in 1986, Rav Schwartz established himself as a leading light for the broader community, a mentor and supporter of Rabbis around the country, and a cherished guide for the countless individuals who sought his sage counsel.
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Published in cRc Pesach Guide 2021