Rabbi Benjamin Blech
(1933-present) – Born in Zurich, he is a professor of Talmud at Yeshiva University in New York. He served as Rabbi of the Young Israel of Oceanside synagogue for 37 years. He is a noted lecturer and has authored numerous book including The Secrets of Hebrew Words (July 1977), in which he reveals the hidden meaning behind many Hebrew words.
|Rabbi Benjamin Blech|
|Synagogue||Young Israel of Oceanside|
|Position||Professor of Talmud|
|Born||23 October 1933|
|Residence||New York City, United States|
|Parents||Rabbi Benzion and Mrs. Gittel Blech|
|Profession||Rabbi, Professor of Talmud at Yeshiva University , Author, Speaker|
|Alma mater||Yeshiva University, Columbia University|
Rabbi Blech has been a Professor of Talmud at Yeshiva University since 1966, and was the Rabbi of Young Israel of Oceanside for 37 years. In addition to his work in the rabbinate, Rabbi Blech has written many books on Judaism and the Jewish people and speaks on Jewish topics to communities around the world.