Pragmatic Witness

WW~Notes:  This is what they say about us in their literature and that is okay, WRONG, it’s not okay and it’s about time someone spoke up in our defense. 

Rabbi Shteinman, leader of Lithuanian branch of ultra orthodox Jewry claims world was created for righteous, says nations have no principles

Speaking in Beit Shemesh ahead of the Shavuot holiday, Rabbi Aharon Yehuda Leib Shteinman, one of the leaders of the Lithuanian branch of haredi Judaism discussed the importance of the torah and said that the world was created for the righteous that learn and follow its teachings.

Yet he also issues some more controversial statements. The rabbi’s speech which was published in full in the haredi newspaper Yated Ne’eman, included statements on non-Jews:

“There are eight billion people in the world. And what are they? Murderers, thieves, brainless people… But who is the essence of this world? Has…

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