Rabbi Moshe Twersky


 

 

 

Age: 59

 

Summary: scion of a prominent Boston, Massachusetts rabbinical dynasty and son of the late Harvard University's Center for Jewish Studies founding director and associate professor Rabbi Dr. Isadore Twersky (d. 1997) who had immigrated to Jerusalem, Israel from the United States with his family in 1990 and was the dean of an advanced level English-language religious school called the Toras Moshe Yeshiva, which caters mostly to post-high school students from English-speaking countries.

 

 

Cause of Death: Stabbed to death in a terrorist attack

 

Born: September 2, 1955

 

Died: November 18, 2014

 

Location: Jerusalem, Israel