Rabbi Eliezer Langer
Rabbi, Congregation Schomre Israel, Poughkeepsie, NY
Oct 28, 2015
Rabbi Eliezer Langer has been rabbi of Congregation Schomre Israel of Poughkeepsie, NY since September 2014.
Rabbi Langer brought to his new community a wealth of experience as a pulpit rabbi, having served congregations in Austin, Texas; San Diego, California; Albany, New York and Oshawa, Ontario. He and his wife, Lucy, have lived in Isael where he served as assistant dean of Midreshet Moriah, a post high school program for women, in Jerusalem. He is an experienced teacher who has taught at many different levels. He has been a lecturer at the college and university levels, taught teenagers and high school students, and he has taught classes for his congregants and the community. He and his wife directed a nursery program in Albany which grew to become Maimonides Hebrew Day School.
Rabbi Langer received semicha from Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary of Yeshiva University.