Maran Hagaon Rav Chaim Epstein, rosh yeshiva of Yeshivah Zichron Meilich, is in need of rachamei Shomayim.
Rav Epstein, who has been battling a severe infection, was taken to the hospital on Friday night.
One of the einei ha’eidah and gedolei Torah of the Diaspora, Rav Epstein is the moreh derech for tens of thousands of bnei Torah across the globe. He is one of the most prominent talmidim of Rav Aharon Kotler zt”l.
Rev Epstein, with great mesirus nefesh, attended a mesibah for talmidim and others in Lakewood on Wednesday night. Two nights later, he was hospitalized.
All are asked to say Tehillim and to learn as a zechus for Rav Chaim Leib ben Shayna Itta.