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Gavriel Lakser

Rabbi Gavriel Lakser received his rabbinic ordination from Yeshivat Hamivtar and Rabbi Zalman Nehemiah Goldberg zt”l. He is Director of Jeff Seidel's Jewish Student Center in Herzliya and was formerly Co-Director at Meorot seminary and Tochnit Shalem. He has published in Lehrhaus and on his blog at Times of Israel. Rabbi Gavriel lives in Jerusalem with his wife and 3 children.


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