In other words: they got jealous.
Rivka Levy is the author of 12 books (and counting...) on Jewish issues and God-based holistic health with an orthodox Jewish twist. She blogs at www.rivkalevy.com and www. spiritualselfhelp.org. Her latest book is One in a Generation Volume II, the true story behind the persecution and defamation of Rabbi Eliezer Berland.
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This book made me feel really happy to be a religious Jew. It made me really happy that I’m not the only person out there who is also seeing what’s really lurking under the perfect, shiny façade of the modern world.