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Rabbi Mordechai Willig

Rabbi Mordechai Willig
Rabbi Mordechai Willig graduated from Rabbi Jacob Joseph School and received a B.A. in mathematics in 1968 from Yeshiva College and an M.S. in Jewish history in 1971 from the Bernard Revel Graduate School of Jewish Studies. He was a student of the late Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik. In 1973, Rabbi Willig was appointed as Rosh Yeshiva at the Mazer School of Talmudic studies at Yeshiva University and holds that position along with the position of Rosh Kollel at RIETS. Rabbi Willig has been the rabbi and spiritual leader at the Young Israel of Riverdale Synagogue, in Riverdale, The Bronx, New York, since 1974.