Did the Rebbe Identify Himself as the Messiah—and What Do His Hasidim Believe Today?

I The 20th anniversary of the Lubavitcher Rebbe’s passing has triggered an outpouring of tributes, as well as three major books about his life and legacy—My Rebbe by Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz, Rebbe by Rabbi Joseph Telushkin, and Turning Judaism Outward: A Biography of Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, the Seventh Lubavitcher Rebbe by Rabbi Chaim Miller. … Continue reading Did the Rebbe Identify Himself as the Messiah—and What Do His Hasidim Believe Today?