rabbiRabbi Samuel Cywiak was born on March 25, 1920 in Wyszków, Poland. His memoir, Flight From Fear, chronicles the six years during World War II where, not only did he survive the wraths of both Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin and witness many horrors throughout Europe, but he was ordained a rabbi, became a husband and father, and witnessed and experienced many miracles.

Rabbi Samuel Cywiak's Books