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  • Rabbi Yerachmiel Gershon Edelstein
    Rabbi Yerachmiel Gershon Edelstein (born April 18, 1923) is one of the leading authorities in the Haredi community of Israel. He serves as rosh yeshiva of the Ponevezh Yeshiva, and the spiritual leader...
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    R' Zvi Elimelech Halberstam (born 1952) is the present Sanz-Klausenburger Rebbe of Netanya, Israel. He is also known as the Sanzer Rebbe. He is the eldest son of Rabbi Yekusiel Yehudah Halberstam, the ...
  • Rabbi Yaakov Perlow (1930 - 2020)
    Yaakov Perlow (born 1930) was an American-born Hasidic rabbi and rosh yeshiva, and Rebbe of the Novominsker Hasidic dynasty. Since 1998 he has been president of Agudath Israel of America, a Haredi advo...

A Moetzes Gedolei HaTorah (Hebrew: מועצת גדולי התורה‎, "Council of [great] Torah Sages") is the supreme rabbinical policy-making council of the Agudat Yisrael and Degel HaTorah movements. Rabbis sitting on the various Moetzos are usually either one of the more prestigious Roshei Yeshiva (heads of yeshivas) or Hasidic rebbes who are also usually regarded by many ultra-Orthodox Jews to be the Gedolim ("great/est") sages of Torah Judaism. Before the Holocaust it was the supreme authority for the World Agudath Israel in Europe. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moetzes_Gedolei_HaTorah

A Moetzes Gedolei HaTorah[1] (Hebrew: מועצת גדולי התורה‎, "Council of [great] Torah Sages") is the supreme rabbinical policy-making council of the Agudat Yisrael and Degel HaTorah movements. Rabbis sitting on the various Moetzos are usually either one of the more prestigious Roshei Yeshiva (heads of yeshivas) or Hasidic rebbes who are also usually regarded by many ultra-Orthodox Jews to be the Gedolim ("great/est") sages of Torah Judaism. Before the Holocaust it was the supreme authority for the World Agudath Israel in Europe. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moetzes_Gedolei_HaTorah