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By Esther Stern

An Amen at the Right Moment

March 16, 2006, by

Everyone knew that the only weddings the late Bobover Rebbe, R. Shlomo Halberstam zt”l, ever attended were those of family members and orphaned chasanim. On those rare occasions, the Rebbe was always honored with Siddur Kiddushin, officiating at the marriage ceremony. So, in 1980, when Beirish Weinberger, the orphaned son of the Turke Rebbe and a student