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Religion Library: Orthodox Judaism

Founders

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Although Orthodoxy claims no official founders, as it considers itself the authentic version of ancient Judaism and not a product of the modern era, two 19th-century rabbis—Samson Raphael Hirsch in Germany and Moses Sofer in Hungary—are widely considered to be the ideological forefathers of Orthodox Judaism.

 

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