Rabbi Avraham Priel


Rabbi Avraham Priel,

was born in Jerusalem and ordained as a rabbi here. He graduated from Yeshivat Kerem B’Yavneh, a hesder yeshiva with a rabbinical and military program. He has a Master’s Degree in Jewish studies from Moreshet Yaakov College.Rabbi Priel has served in both Israel and the US in various rabbinical positions. He has also served as a cantor in Ashkenazi, Sefardi and Yeminite communities. Rabbi Priel is a member of the Sefardic Rabbinical Council of America in Brooklyn. In his last position in the US, Rabbi Priel served as a pulpit Rabbi at the Sefardic Synagogue of Fifth Avenue in New York City for over ten years. He was the founder, Rabbi and Director of Midrash Yosef Shalom located in Park East Synagogue in New York City. The Beit Midrash was established in loving memory of his late father, Rabbi Yosef Shalom ZT”L. For more information see www.mymidrash.org  Now, back in Israel with his family, Rabbi Priel is teaching Sefardi halacha and other classes at She’arim and is teaching in a number of other synagogues and communities throughout Israel.

She’arim College of Jewish Studies for Women

Agassi 23/2 Har Nof,
Jerusalem Israel

Phone: +972-2-651-4240

U.S.# in Israel 646-506-9306

Fax: +972-2-651-8370


  Israel Mailing Address:


   P.O. Box 34629

   Jerusalem, Israel 91346

Phone: +972-2-651-4240

U.S.# in Israel 646-506-9306

Fax: +972-2-651-8370


      U.S. Mailing Address:

     She'arim USA Charitable Trust

      P.O. Box 747

      Bala Cynwyd, PA.


U.K. Mailing Address:

Financial Office  (only):

British Friends of She'arim

155 Edgwarebury Lane

Edgware Middlesex 


     Canadian Mailing Address:

     Financial Office (only):

     Rebecca Morin

     Canadian Friends of She'arim

     809 Weston Drive

     Ottawa, Ontario K1G 1W1