Out of the Depths

Translation from
Mima'amakim

Edited by Rabbi Ephraim Oshry

Published in New York, 1959


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A Book of Questions and Answers
[Responsa]


OUT OF THE DEPTHS


Contains questions and answers and other matters that were relevant
during the times of murder and destruction by the Hitler Army of Murderers
in the Kovno Ghetto, in the years 1941-1945


I wrote these things in the days of horror, that they should be kept in memory.
May God see the affliction of His people and may we not suffer sorrow any more

An appendix to the book contains the names of our rabbis and teachers
the heads of the holy Yeshivas and the holy and pure students, from the land of Lithuania,
who were killed on Kiddush Hashem [sanctification of the Holy Name],
May God avenge their blood

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By
Ephraim son of my master and father our teacher the Rav R'Dov z”l Oshry
Rav and ABD at the Bet Hamidrash Hagadol synagogue, New-York
Author of the book Divrei Efraim [The Words of Efraim]

5719 [1959], New York

 

Section of the Table of Contents Containing the Necrologies

Page
Slobodka Yeshiva 221
Kovno Kolel merged with Kolel Beit Yosef in Slobodka 242
Telz Yeshiva 244
Rabbis' Kolel affiliated with Telz Yeshiva 280
Panevezys Yeshiva 282
Kelm Talmud Torah 296


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