February 2019 FEATURED ARTICLES

An Unforgettable Dirshu Siyum Celebration With Hacham Shalom Cohen

By: Yoseph Sosnow

Hacham Shalom Cohen, shlit”a, longtime Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshivat Porat Yosef, the flagship Sephardic Yeshiva in Israel, and Nasi(Chairman) of the Shas party’s Moetzet Chachmei HaTorah, is not known for feely sharing personal information. In early January, however, at a special meeting in his humble apartment in the Jerusalem’s Old City, Hacham Shalom uncharacteristically spoke to those in attendance about his own Torah study.

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MABROUK!


Births – Baby Boy



 



Rabbi Shlomo & Adele Mizrahi



Rabbi Yaakov & Ira Fallas



Ralph & Annie Grazie



Rabbi & Mrs. Chaim Wadiche



Ezra & Marylyn Gemal



Rabbi Joseph & Simha Betesh



Mr. & Mrs. Moshe Safdieh



 



Births – Baby Girl



 



Rabbi Daniel & Pessie Friedman



Elik & Yael Mordechai



Eddie & Helen Massre



Daniel & Betty Setton



Moshe & Molly Esses



Mr. & Mrs. Asher Antebi



 



Bar Mitzvahs



 



Ezra, son of Mark and Mazie Cohen



Yosef, son of Rabbi Michael and Esther Semah



Avraham, son of Jack and Liat Yadid



Meyer, son of Moshe and Shoshana Laniado



Moshe, son of Rabbi Shlomo and Dina Hafif



 



Engagements



Yosef Gemal to Rozzie Tawil



 



Weddings



Elias Benggio to Rachel Tawil



David Rothstein to Nancy Beyda



Coby Cohen to Jamie Jemal



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