Discover the Tefillas Haderech for Life with Rabbi Yonason Shippel


RABBI YONASON SHIPPEL is a graduate of Columbia University and Ner Israel Rabbinical College in Baltimore. He holds an MA in Judaic studies. After receiving his rabbinical ordination in Jerusalem, Rabbi Shippel founded and directed Ohr Somayach in Cape Town, South Africa. There he built a Jewish learning center, a vibrant congregation, and a Jewish day school. Now back in New York, Rabbi Shippel currently serves as the Rav of a shul on the Upper West Side entitled The Beis. A gifted teacher and lecturer, he is co-director at Gateways and at Mechinah teaches courses in contemporary Jewish philosophy and modern Jewish issues.