“For as G-d had created Man, Man in turn must create the Mensch within himself. Reb Yisroel sought the Mensch in every man.” Yesterday marked the 138th yahrtzeit of Rabbi Yisroel Salanter zt”l. Click here or see below to read an article about his impact written by Rabbi Lipa Geldwerth for the Jewish Observer in 1984.

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