?Rabbi Benjy Bar-Lev
Rabbi Benjy Bar-Lev (above, left) joined the rabbinic staff of Temple Beth Shalom in the summer of 2008.
He serves as a Rabbi and the Director of Education for our congregation.
Rabbi Bar-Lev says of TBS that, "our creative possibilities here are endless.
Just prior to joining the Beth Shalom family, Rabbi Bar-Lev served as Rabbinic Intern and Youth Director for Temple Sholom in Cincinnati.
As rabbinic intern led services weekly, taught adult education classes, officiated many lifecycle events, ran extensive adult programming, helped innovate worship experiences, coordinated and advised young family and young adult groups, attended to pastoral care, and helped shape the religious school.
Rabbi Bar-Lev has a passion for Jewish education and loves teaching both adults and children about Jewish traditions, music, texts and ethics.
He enjoys leading Shabbat services, officiating lifecycle events, and spending time with and counseling congregants.
Rabbi Benjy Bar-Lev | Gail Rose | Rabbi Howard Apothaker, Ph.D.