About Us

Rabbi Emeritus Harvey Abramowitz

Rabbi Abramowitz serves as Rabbi Emeritus for Temple Or Elohim. He grew up in Brooklyn and was ordained in 1966. He lived in Israel for more than three years and attended the Hebrew University in Jerusalem from 1961 to 1963. The university is ranked as one of the world’s best—four of Israel’s prime ministers over the past decade are among its graduates.


For 14 years, Abramowitz served as associate rabbi with Kehillath Shalom Synagogue in Cold Spring Harbor and serves as chaplain to the Police Surgeons Benevolent Association of Long Island and to the Fraternal Order of Police on Long Island.




We are in search of a full time Rabbi

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Temple Or Elohim, a medium size Reform congregation in Jericho, NY on the North Shore of Long Island, seeks a full time Rabbi. To apply, please send your resume to Searchcommittee@templeorelohim.com. Visit our website for more information at www.TempleOrElohim.com