Gerrer Rebbe After Attack: Do Not Visit the Kosel Until Further Notice


gerer rebbeFollowing the most recent terror stabbing attack in Yerushalayim, which claimed the lives of two Yidden, the Gerrer Rebbe issued a directive to his Chassidim not to go to the Kosel to daven until further notice.

The announcement was made at the main Gerrer Bais Medrash in Yerushalayim by Reb Yossel Schiff, a close confidant of the Rebbe.

The Gerrer Rebbe, who regularly visits the Kosel during Chol Hamoed, has not visited the Kosel this Sukkos.

{ Israel News Bureau}


  1. So the terrorists got EXACTLY what they wanted.

    According to the Sefer on R’ Yosef Chaim Sonenfeld Ztz”l, when confronted with the same s centroid, he refused to give in, and stop using Yaffo Gate.. .

  2. Sakanta chamira misorah! If the Rebbe Shlit’a says it’s a sakanah then going is more chomer than a Issur R’L. Aside from negating the mitzvah lishmoah divrei chochmim