Jeffrey Marker is adept at teaching concepts of Jewish Renewal and integrating them into more traditional Jewish rituals and ideas. He has been a congregational rabbi, Hillel director, and hospital chaplain, and currently works with the terminally ill and their families as a chaplain in a hospice program in New Jersey and New York City. He also visits Jewish residents in several nursing homes and is Jewish chaplain at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Elizabeth, NJ. He has for many years taught those considering becoming members of the Jewish community, and has a particular interest in issues of sexuality and spirituality, and how they interact and intersect in our lives. Though he is happy to talk about encountering illness and mortality, he is also adept at bringing his breadth of Jewish resources to your community through dovenin(spiritual prayer), text study, and other varieties of teaching and sharing.
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229 East 4th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11218
Jeffrey Marker is ordained by the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York, and has been a student of Reb Zalman Schachter-Shlomi for over twenty years. He has been part of the havurah/Jewish Renewal movement for almost twenty five years, active in communities in Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, and the New York area. He has taught at national and regional retreats sponsored by the National Havurah Committee and led workshops at ALEPH Kallot. At the NHC Summer Institute 1997 he taught a class in using Jewish mystical language and ideas to build your spitirual life called "Seven Energies, Four Worlds, and One God."
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