On Thursday evening, March 6, a terrorist burst into Jerusalem's Mercaz HaRav Yeshiva and went on a killing spree in the school's library. In 10 minutes he'd fired 600 bullets, killing 8 students and wounding 11 more. OneFamily field workers have been to the hospitals to visit the young men wounded in the attack and their families. We ask that you please pray for each of them that they may have a speedy and full recovery.
Naftali ben Gila: 15-year-old Naftali was shot in the stomach and in his legs. He lost a lot of blood during the attack and is still in intensive care. He is from Sderot, where his father is in charge of several schools.
Eliyahu ben Yehudit: Eliyahu is a 27-year-old father of two and a teacher at Mercaz HaRav Yeshiva. He was shot in a main artery in his arm, and faces several operations in the coming week.
Yehuda Hillel ben Miriam: Yehuda jumped out of a 2nd story window in the Yeshiva to escape from the terrorist. He broke several vertebrae in his back during the fall.
Yishai ben Tzipora: Yishai jumped out of a 2nd story window in the Yeshiva to escape from the terrorist. He broke several vertebrae in his back and suffered a broken foot as well, during the fall.
Shimon Yicheil ben Tirza: Shimon Yichiel was shot in the shoulder and the bullet pierced his lung. He is still in intensive care, but conscious.
Nadav Shmuel ben Hadassah: Nadav was shot repeatedly in legs by the terrorist. He just underwent a big operation and is awaiting another one.
Shimon Ya’ahav ben Ruti: Shimon was shot in legs and is in stable condition, but suffering severe emotional trauma.