Sunday, June 26, 2011

Mazel Tov Markowitzs!

Mazel tov to Rabbi Zalmen Leib and Esther Markowitz on the birth of a granddaughter born to Yosef Yitzchak and Mushky Gluckowsky of Yerushalayim, Eretz Yisroel!

Global Achdus Conference Calls for Sholom Rubashkin

Tomorrow evening, Monday, June 27 at 9:30 PM, will be the first of 5-week Global Achdus Teleconference Calls in the merit of Sholom Rubashkin. This is the first time such an initiative has ever taken place.

Sholom currently awaits a decision from the 8th Circuit Court of Appeal regarding his appeal as well as a bail request. On June 23rd the government filed a reply motion resisting Sholom's bail request. For five weeks, every Monday at 9:30 PM, an array of renowned speakers from a variety of communities will give a live 20-minute class about Achdus and Ahavas Yisroel hosted by the Chazak Hotline of the Chofetz Chaim Heritage Foundation.

The schedule of speakers is as follows:
June 27, 2011 - 9:30 PM: Rabbi Paysach Krohn
July 4, 2011 - 9:30 PM: Rabbi Ephraim E. Shapiro
July 11, 2011 - 9:30 PM: Rabbi Noach I. Oelbaum
July 18, 2011 - 9:30 PM: Rabbi Moshe Tuvia Lieff
July 25, 2011 - 9:30 PM: Rabbi Yosef Y. Jacobson

To join the thousands sure to participate in this live class, call the Chazak Hotline at 718-258-2008.

Whether one can participate or not, all are asked to continue to daven for Sholom Mordechai HaLevi ben Rivka and to give a tax-deductible contribution to: Klal Yisrael Fund 53 Olympia Lane Monsey, NY 10952 or at

N'shei Chabad Gimmel Tammuz Farbrengen