Sunday, November 27, 2005

Bringing Agudah to Lakewood

Friday night at the Convention there was an unscheduled meeting to discuss how to fully bring Agudah, shuls and all, into Lakewood.

In attendance were: The three Agudah Heads, Lakewood head honcho Aron Kotler, and a number of wealthy lakewooders.

Agudah has long wanted a real presence there but due to Yeshiva's fear of losing control it has never materialized.

If you want complete , carte blanche say you better be the only soloist in the choir.

posted by Yeshiva Orthodoxy
at 8:23 PM


Blogger The other side of the story said...

the agudah is having problems all over as its not getting to young people
it basically gets most of its mileage from the holacaust

8:53 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

the hell with the Agudah.

they do NOTHING for klall yisroel.

It keeps the novaminsker and his bored buddies busy. Thats about it.

REAL gedolim arent involved. (r' Elya ber, Reb Shmuel Berenmabum, Reb Chaim Epstein etc...)

11:26 AM  
Blogger Yeshiva Orthodoxy said...

Please keep the conversation civilized.

You need an umbrela group to lobby and advocate a variety of issues.

Agudah is is not atracting membership amongst the younger generation.
That is precisely why they're now aiming at Lakewood.

12:31 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Agudah knows gantz fein they hae nothing to offer lakewood.

the again, the yeshiva is losing its power pretty fast. no one thinks of the vaad as nothing as then lackleys for the yeshiva.

5:45 PM  

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