Tefillos for Rav Yisroel Belsky


rav-belskyAll are asked to say Tehillim for Rav Yisroel Belsky, rosh yeshiva of Yeshiva Torah Vodaas, who is undergoing surgery right now. The name for Tehillim is Rav Yisroel ben Chana Tzirel.

The surgery is taking place at Maimonides Medical Center in Boro Park.

This past Motzoei Shabbos, Hatzolah transported Rav Belsky to the hospital, where he was treated for a torn esophagus and a collapsed lung.

Rav Belsky, one of the senior poskim in the United States, serves as a posek for the Orthodox Union, a position he has held since 1987. He has also served as the rov of Camp Agudah since 1967.

All are asked to daven for Rav Yisroel ben Chana Tzirel.

{Casriel Bauman-Matzav.com Newscenter}


  1. B”H, Rav Belsky is out of surgery and recovering as the doctors expected. The yeshiva (Torah Vodaas) has asked that people still daven for the Rav.