Meszler, Joseph B.

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Meszler, Joseph B.

PERSONAL:

Born in Baltimore, MD; married Julie Zupan (a rabbi); children: Samantha, Justin. Education: Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, ordained rabbi, 1999. Religion: Jewish.

ADDRESSES:

Home—Sharon, MA. Office—Temple Sinai of Sharon, 25 Canton St., P.O. Box 414, Sharon, MA 02067. E-mail—[email protected]

CAREER:

Ordained rabbi. Washington Hebrew Congregation, Washington, DC, rabbi for six years; Temple Sinai of Sharon, Sharon, MA, rabbi, 2005—. Instructor for the Smithsonian Resident Associate Program; resident chaplain at Children's Hosptial, Drake Rehabilitation Center, and P.W. Lewis Center for Mental Health, all in Cincinnati, OH.

WRITINGS:

(Translator) Moses Maimonides, Gifts for the Poor: Moses Maimonides's Treatise on Tzedakah, College of William and Mary Department of Religion (Williamsburg, VA), 2003.

Witnesses to the One: The Spiritual History of the Sh'ma, Jewish Lights (Woodstock, VT), 2006.

BIOGRAPHICAL AND CRITICAL SOURCES:

PERIODICALS

Library Journal, August 1, 2006, Marcia Welsh, review of Witnesses to the One: The Spiritual History of the Sh'ma, p. 94.

ONLINE

Temple Sinai of Sharon Web site,http://www.templesinai.com/ (July 25, 2007), biographical information about Joseph Meszler.