Rabbi Jonah Rank, ordained at the Jewish Theological Seminary in May 2015, serves Congregation Shaar Shalom in Halifax, Nova Scotia, as the community’s Maskil (“teacher of tradition”), where Rabbi Rank’s spouse, Rabbi Dr. Raysh Weiss, serves as the community’s rabbi. Rabbi Rank is a teacher, researcher and writer (with a full list of publications listed here). With Rabbi Rank’s Jewish music recognized by The Forward‘s “Soundtrack of Our Spirit,” Jonah Rank (when not acting as a rabbi per se) also composes, records and performs in a variety of musical genres on a variety of musical instruments. Rabbi Rank served as the secretary for Mahzor Lev Shalem (Rabbinical Assembly: New York, NY; 2010) and Siddur Lev Shalem (Rabbinical Assembly: New York, NY; 2015). Aside from all the above, Jonah enjoys reading and spending time with family.
About Jonah Rank
- Mazzal tov to everybody graduating from The Jewish Theological Seminary - JTS today! In the days before our recalli… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 4 days ago
- New music is up for the Shabbat morning torah service; more to come soon. jonahrankliturgy.bandcamp.com/album/shabbat-… jonahrankliturgy.bandcamp.com/album/shabbat-… 6 days ago
- What are your favourite Jewish children's books? 1 week ago
- In 5 days, it'll be 55 Gregorian years since his passing. May Rabbi Solomon Goldman's memory be for a blessing. He… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 1 week ago
- Joshua 22:5 With all your heart and your very being: For [the Deuteronomist and Deuteronomy], the covenant is like… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 1 week ago