Second Yahrtzeit of Rav Shmuel Berenbaum zt”l to Be Marked Tonight


rav-shmuel-berenbaumThe second yahrtzeit of the Mirrer rosh yeshiva, Moreinu Harav Shmuel Berenbaum zt”l, is tomorrow, 28 Teves. All are asked to increase their learning the day of the yahrtzeit l’illui nishmas the rosh yeshiva, who embodied ameilus baTorah and lived a life that was truly kulo Torah.

Tonight, hespeidim will be delivered l’zecher nishmas Rav Refoel Shmuel ben Rav Aryeh Leib zt”l at the Mirrer Yeshiva bais medrash, located at the corner of Ocean Parkway and Avenue R in Flatbush, Brooklyn, at 8 p.m. The hespeidim will be followed by Maariv. Hespeidim will be delivered by Rav Osher Berenbaum, rosh yeshiva of Mirrer Yeshiva and eldest son of Rav Shmuel, and others.

In Lakewood, a gathering for the yahrtzeit will take place at the Lakewood Commons Bais Medrash where a kollel, Kollel Zichron Shmuel, was founded l’illui nishmas the rosh yeshiva. The hespeidim, which will begin at 8 p.m., will be given by Rav Elchonon Berenbaum, rosh kollel and son of the rosh yeshiva, and Rav Elya Brudny, renowned R”M at the Mirrer Yeshiva. Maariv will follow at 9 p.m.

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