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August 8, 2013 8:17 pm

Rabbi Elon Heckled Over Sexual Abuse Conviction

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Ynet – Rabbi Moti Elon conducted his weekly Torah lesson in the Midgal Yeshiva Wednesday evening, just hours after being convicted for performing indecent sexual acts on a minor.

During the lesson, Rabbi Elon was confronted by Nahum Pechnik, a man attending the lesson, who stood up and yelled: “I want to tell you that you are a great man, but you need to find the courage to say ‘I have sinned’. You are a great man, admit that you’ve sinned.”

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