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Rabbi Yakov Twerski
Department/Classes Taught: 5B


Rabbi Yakov Moshe Twerski is Rav of Beis Medrash Torei Zahav (formerly Anshei Chesed) in Wesley Hills, NY. For the past 8 years he has been a high school Rebbe at the Bobov Yeshiva in Monsey. Prior to assuming his leadership role in Wesley Hills, Rabbi Twerski spent 10 years studying in the Belzer Kollel Iyun in Yerushalaim. He is married to Rebbetzin Chani (nee Eiger), of Boro Park, Brooklyn.


Rabbi Twerski grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where his parents – Rav Michel and Rebbetzin Feige Twerski, shlit’’a – set a shining example of community leadership and close, caring relationships with every individual. 

He carries on this proud tradition in Wesley Hills, with his students and community who grow continually, thanks to his guidance and erudition.


Fri, January 22 2021 9 Shevat 5781