Rabbi Joseph Meszler
Rabbi Joseph B. Meszler has been the spiritual leader of Temple Sinai of Sharon, Massachusetts since 2005. His mission, as it says in Isaiah 54:2, is to “widen the tent…and deepen the pegs,” that is, to help the Jewish community grow, thrive and deepen its connections to God, Torah, and Israel. He loves to teach and be a part of people’s spiritual journeys. Rabbi Meszler is the author of several books, including: Facing Illness, Finding God: How Judaism Can Help You and Caregivers Cope When Body or Spirit Fails (Jewish Lights Publishing 2010), A Man's Responsibility: A Jewish Guide to Being a Son, a Partner in Marriage, a Father and Community Leader (Jewish Lights, 2008), and Witnesses to the One: the Spiritual History of the Sh'ma (Jewish Lights, 2006).He was ordained at Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati in 1999.