Meet our Rabbi
Rabbi Bendavid is a graduate of Columbia University, served in the IDF, received his rabbinic ordination from Yeshiva University, during which he was the recipient of a Wexner Graduate Fellowship, and holds an MS in Modern Jewish History, also from Yeshiva University.
He has extensive experience in pastoral work and congregational life. Most recently, he was on the Rabbinic Staff of Lincoln Square Synagogue. He is a member of the Judaic Studies Faculty of SAR High School. Previously, he spent 2 years in South Africa, where he was the Rosh Kollel of Torah Mitzion - Yeshiva of Capetown, as well as a congregational rabbi. We are delighted to officially welcome him to the West Side Sephardic Community.