Thousands of rabbis attend international conference in BK

Rabbis from all over the world gathered in Brooklyn today for an annual conference to learn more about their religion and ways to pass it

CROWN HEIGHTS - Rabbis from all over the world gathered in Brooklyn today for an annual conference to learn more about their religion and ways to pass it along to others.

Officials say 4,500 rabbis from 77 countries attended the International Conference of Chabad-Lubavitch Shluchim.

Many from as far as Africa and Australia, say they hope to spread Jewish values and education.

The conference will continue through Monday.

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