Posts Tagged ‘ escape stories ’

An Italian Mob Boss at the Lakewood Yeshiva

November 1, 2013

As the story goes, during the height of World War II, Rav Aharon Kotler, founder of the Lakewood Yeshiva, learned that several young Polish rabbinical students were detained in Italy. Fearful of these bochers’ fate in a Nazi-occupied country, the rabbi met with an unlikely ally thought to have influence in Italy:…

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The Seven Dwarves of Auschwitz

May 8, 2013

You probably know that very few families survived Auschwitz intact. But did you know that among them…

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One Fat Pharaoh

December 10, 2011

How did the Israelites escape from their slavery in Egypt? If you trust Roy L. Moody, a doctor who…

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