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A Rabbinic Curse on Notre Dame Cathedral

 A religious duty (“mitzvah”) to burn churches

Leading Israeli Rabbi Shlomo Aviner says Notre Dame was cursed with fire as divine retribution for medieval French Catholics having burned the Babylonian Talmud

https://revisionistreview.blogspot.com/2019/04/rabbi-says-notre-dame-burned-because.html

 

Notre Dame Fire May Be Divine Punishment, Says Prominent Settler Rabbi

Urging 'God-fearing Jews' to refrain from grieving, leading religious-Zionist figure invokes 13th-century Talmud book burning as possible reason for the devastating blaze

by Yotam Berger, Ha’aretz, Apr 17, 2019

https://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/.premium-notre-dame-fire-may-be-divine-punishment-says-prominent-settler-rabbi-1.7136101

 

Radical rabbi says Notre Dame fire retribution for 13th-century Talmud burning

Times of Israel, April 17, 2019

https://www.timesofisrael.com/radical-rabbi-says-notre-dame-fire-retribution-for-13th-century-talmud-burning/

Shlomo Aviner, who moved to Israel from France in the 1960s, suggests fire that gutted iconic church may have been divine retribution for burning of Jewish manuscripts in 1242

"Rabbi Shlomo Aviner, the rabbi of the Beit El settlement and head of the Ateret Yerushalayim yeshiva, said Christianity 'is our number one enemy throughout history.”

Webcam Catches Person On Notre Dame Roof & A Flash Before Fire

https://youtu.be/NY4NC2yW63E