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    Rabbi Gutnick Wins Din Torah

    The London Beth Din ordered the board of an Orthodox synagogue in Sydney to make a six-figure payout to Rabbi Moshe Gutnick, whom they tried to lay off. Full Story

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    confused....
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    confused....

    excuse my ignorance, but I don’t get it…..what does the London Beis Din have to do with a case thats in Sydney?!

    fair is fair
    Guest
    fair is fair

    fair is fair

    fakewood
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    fakewood

    confused.
    Their is no impartial beis din in australia so both parties agrees to be heard before the london beis din. I thought that would be obvious. You should wait before you click the post button and think the comment through. think people think

    moshe der g
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    moshe der g

    to fakewood

    also note that this beis din was involved with this synagogue before with its previous rabbi

    note
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    note

    also note rabbi gutnick is the bais din in syd…….

    Fan
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    Fan

    Rabbi Moshe Gutnick is the best rov in the world. i always call him with questions and im glad he won the din torah he is a real emeseh shliach ofthe rebbe!!

    well done
    Guest
    well done

    Yasher Koach R Gutnick!!!!

    Good Friend
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    Good Friend

    I agree with comment six totally. Rabbi Moseh Gutnick is a fabulous and understanding person AND rov. I am glad he won this din torah. I hope this brings menuchas hanefesh to him and his wonderful wife Esti and they beautiful family.

    Money rules
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    Money rules

    There is no question that Rabbi Moshe Gutnick is a hard working rabbi. BUT why should a shul (which means it’s members) be forced to pay a large salary for a very part-time rabbi? Sure he has worked there for many years but this was not his main position. The outcome does not seem fair to me.

    Facts are facts.
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    Facts are facts.

    The point is that no one really won here. The shul was disintergrating because the rabbi was no longer a draw card,, Another rabbi started a shul nearby that initiated the demise of the Mizrachi Shul. Rabbi Gutnick simply wasn’t a contestant in that area.
    Who is the one really responsible for that?
    The rabbi or the shul?
    The bottom line.. it was all about money.

    to No 1
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    to No 1

    a beis din is a beis din and the london beis din has one of the best reputations in the world. the fact that they are impartial adds to this particular case as other comments here have suggested

    To R Gutnick
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    To R Gutnick

    Mazal tov!!!!

    SHAME RABBI SHAME
    Guest
    SHAME RABBI SHAME

    If he was such a great Rabbi why was he so scared of the EGM. This would have enabled the Kehillah to have its say & remember 2/3rds had to vote against the Rabbi for him to be made redundant.
    Hence your amzingly great Rabbi Gutnick was terrified that over 2/3rds of his community would vote to get rid of him.

    What a mensch!!!

    Yasher Koach
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    Yasher Koach

    In the end Justice prevailed! Kol Hakavod to you Rabbi Gutnick on the outcome of the Beis din.

    Golders Green
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    Golders Green

    Sorry – how does one “win” a Din Torah? All a Din Torah does is to decide what the Halohoch is, and both parties agree to it. There are no “winners” or “losers” – both parties accept that the Beis Din has been “mevarer” what was always the correct position.

    London Beis din help crown hts
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    London Beis din help crown hts

    Maybe we can send Rabbis schwai and osdoba to london to work out their issues.

    shliach in asia
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    shliach in asia

    R’ Gutnick is a mensch in every sense of the word, we have alot to learn from a man who gives so much to yiddishkeit worldwide. Mazal Tov, go m’chayil el choyil!!

    Ksiva V'Chasima Tova to our dear Mechutonim
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    Ksiva V'Chasima Tova to our dear Mechutonim

    We are so happy for you. May you both have menuchas hanefesh and menuchas hadas in every way. And may we all be zoiche to the ultimate good news – the geulah shleima now! A sweet year to all. – The Nussbaums

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