Photo Credit: Mendy Hechtman / Flash 90
A memorial candle lit on a grave in an ancient cemetery in Tzefat (Safed.)

The funeral for Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein is set to take place Thursday (Feb. 7, 2019) at Eretz HaChaim Cemetery in Har Tuv (near Beit Shemesh) at 1:00 pm.

The founder of the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (IFCJ), Rabbi Eckstein, age 67, passed away suddenly at his home in Jerusalem on Wednesday afternoon.

Advertisement

Shiva is to take place at 29 Revadim, in the Arnona neighborhood of Jerusalem.

May Hashem comfort the family with all those who mourn for Zion and Jerusalem.”

Yehi zichro baruch.

Advertisement