Dovi Safier

Dovi Safier

Dovi Safier is a business professional who enjoys researching unexplored chapters of Jewish history, with a primary focus on the yeshivos of the interwar period.

For the Record
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Rav Dovid Leibowitz may have been the first to adopt the Chofetz Chaim name in America, but many subsequent mosdos would proudly carry the beloved gadol hador’s name as well
Wednesday, December 09, 2020
Rav Aharon Chodosh embodied the spirit of Slabodka, yet he was a mashgiach for a new generation. His passing last week marks the end of an era – a great rav schooled in the histor ...
For the Record
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Rav Aharon felt that hakaras hatov for Eisenhower’s lifesaving act warranted a Mi Shebeirach
For the Record
Wednesday, November 11, 2020
The inquiry was about Yeshivas Knesses Beis Yitzchok, which more than 40 years earlier had been located in the Kovno suburb of Slabodka
For the Record
Wednesday, November 04, 2020
Though he was attracted by the New World offer, old age and other factors prevented the Malbim from taking the position
For the Record
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Answering the call was a young, ambitious scion of the Alter of Slabodka named Eliyahu Meir Finkel
For the Record
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
The incredible zechus of having Rav Shimon serve as the Kohein at a pidyon haben