The Kollel


Rav Eliezer  Cohen

Rabbi Eliezer Cohen

Rosh Kollel

Rabbi Eliezer Cohen attended Rabbi Jacob Joseph School in Edison, followed by several years of study in Israel underthe tutelage of Harav Dovid Soloveitchik , and then going back to Lakewood where his family roots were planted. In Lakewood, Rabbi Cohen served as Rosh Chaburah in Beth Medrash Govoha, and then became the Rosh Kollel in the Bais Havaad L’inyanei Mishpat (Kollel Zichron Gershon). Rabbi Cohen considers himself a student of Rabbi Malkiel Kotler. He is also a prolific author, having published 12 books on Talmud, Musar and contemporary Halachic topics. His shiurim have been broadcast on Hidabroot, 97.5 FM.

Rav Binyamin  Alon

Rabbi Binyamin Alon

Rabbi Binyamin Alon, originally from Baltimore, loves teaching Tanach and Jewish ethical thought. He is completing his bachelor’s degree in Talmudo B’Yado; Advanced Talmudic Studies through Beth Medrash Govoha.

Rabbi Heshy Brody

Rabbi Heshy Brody was raised in Brooklyn where he attended Yeshivat Mir and later learned in Heichal HaTorah in Staten Island. He is one of ten children of a family steeped in Torah learning.   His father served as a rebbe in the Mir and his mother currently teaches in Shaarei Torah. Rabbi Brody has a penchant for teaching how Jewish ethics are applied to our daily lives.

Rav Shmully  Fakheri

Rabbi Shmuel Yisrael Fakheri

Rabbi Shmuel Yisrael Fakheri was born in Shiraz Iran. At the young age of 14 he moved by himself to Baltimore, where his parents enrolled him in Yeshivat Ner Israel. Rabbi Fakheri’s mother still resides in Shiraz. He is married to Elisheva, the daughter of Rabbi and Mrs. Shmuel Khoshkerman, and they have two children. Rabbi Fakheri speaks fluent English, Farsi and Hebrew.

Rabbi Menashe Manassseh

Rabbi Menashe Manasseh

Rabbi Menashe Manasseh was raised in Long Island. He attended Yeshivat Chofetz Chaim and later learned in Yeshiva Ohr Yerushalyim for two years. When he returned to the US, Rabbi Manasseh continued his studies in Yeshiva Ner Israel in Baltimore for an additional eight years. The Manasseh family has been involved in Jewish outreach for many years and his father, Rabbi Yaakov Manasseh, is the well-known Rabbi of Midrash Ben Ish Chai in Long Island. Rabbi Manasseh is fluent in English and Hebrew.

Rav Avi  Nadoff

Rabbi Abi Nadoff

Rabbi Abi Nadoff was raised in Pittsburgh. He attended Yeshivat Beth Moshe in Scranton, Keter Torah in Monsey and then went to Israel to learn in Yeshivat D’var Torah. He is a practicing mohel from a family with generations of mohalim. He is currently enrolled in Beth Midrash Govoha’s Talmudo B’Yado bachelors program for Advanced Talmudic studies. He is greatly inspired by the teachings of Rav Avigdor Miller. His wife Devorah is a native of Atlanta and the daughter of Rabbi and Mrs. Shlomo Freundlich.

Rav Chaim  Naftali

Rabbi Chaim Ariel Naftali

Rabbi Chaim Ariel Naftali hails from Queens. He attended Yeshivat Ohr Yisrael and then Siach Yitzchok in Far Rockaway. He then learned in Yeshivat D’var Torah (Rabbi Eichenstein) in Tel Arza, Israel. He enjoys reading from the Torah and leading the prayer services. He is fluent in English and Hebrew.

Rav Natan  Phuzayloff

Rabbi Natan Phuzayloff

Rabbi Natan Phuzayloff is also a native Atlantan having lived in Norcross. He is eager to have the opportunity to build a foundation of Torah learning in that community. He studied for three years in Yeshivat Mikdash Melech. He is fluent in English and Russian.