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  Elul 5, 5769 , 25/08/09

Rabbi Yerachmiel Weiss Honored

The Lifshitz College awarded its 5769 "excellent educator " prize to Rabbi Yerachmiel Weiss, who heads the Youth Yeshiva at Mercaz HaRav.

The prize was awarded in the presence of Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat, Chief Sephardic Rabbi Shlomo Amar and Judge Committee Chairman Prof. Eliav Shochatman.

Rabbi Yerachmiel Weiss served in the Jerusalem Regiment in the Six Day War and was one of the liberators of the Old City. He has been Head of the Youth Yeshiva since 5740.

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