Maran HaRav Asher Weiss shlit'a
Rav Asher Weiss shlita is among the most renowned and respected halachic authorities today.
A true Gadol Be-Yisrael, his unique blend of extraordinary Torah knowledge and profound insight brings has impacted thousands around the world across the entire spectrum of Torah Jewry. Rabbanim, engineers, educators, doctors, lawyers, and people from many other professions regularly seek his halachic guidance in their fields of expertise.
A prolific writer, Rav Weiss has published more than 30 volumes in his “Minchas Asher” series covering all areas of Torah and Halacha.
Beis Medrash LiHora’a V’Dayanus
Rav Weiss leads one of Israel’s most prestigious Kollelim and Beis Hora’a, training young scholars in his unique way to become the next generation of Rabbanim, Dayanim and leaders in the Jewish community.
Rav Weiss also serves as the rabbi of the world-renowned Shaarei Zedek hospital, and is responsible for answering weighty questions that require a blend of Torah erudition, a background in medical knowledge, and sensitivity to the issues involved.
In spite of his many duties and engagements, Rav Weiss makes himself readily available to the public, and greets each person with a heartfelt smile and with genuine care. He is loved and admired not only as a Torah giant but even as a community leader (both of his local community and of all the broader circles he touches) who never tires of helping the needy with whatever he is able to do.