and hello everyone! I hope you are doing well.
This has been a challenging week for our community, with the untimely passing of
, Eliyahu Matisyahu ben Tzvi, z”l, in shul this past shabbos to name his newborn daughter.
An emotionally charged levaya was attended by over four hundred friends and family and Eli received the just honor and dignity he so rightly deserved.
Please visit the communal online drive to help Eli’s wife and newborn daughter, Malya Leah.
is the link.
I pen these words from a hospital room in Chicago where I flew out for the day to visit an old Yeshiva friend who needs a big refuah shlaimah.
With his added name, please daven for Rafael Moshe Dovid ben Gittel Leah.
Klal Yisrael needs a big yeshuah.
May the Av Harachamim bestow upon every Jew what they need - to succeed and flourish in good health and prosperity. Amen!
Have a wonderful shabbos,
I’ll see you in shul!
Rabbi Aaron D. Mehlman
Erev shabbos kodesh tazria metzora 5778