Rabbi Elie Spitz

About Rabbi Elie Kaplan Spitz

Elie Spitz is Rabbi Emeritus of Congregation B’nai Israel of Tustin, CA, where he served for over 33 years as its senior rabbi.  He served as a member of the Rabbinical Assembly Committee of Law and Standards (1994-2004; 2008-2016) and as a Global Justice Fellow for the American Jewish World Service (2016-2017). A graduate of The Jewish Theological Seminary and Boston University School of Law, Rabbi Spitz is the author of three books and many articles dealing with spirituality and Jewish law.  He has taught the philosophy of Jewish law at the American Jewish University and taught at the Wilkinson College, Religious Studies Department at Chapman University. He lives in Tustin, California with his wife, Linda; they are the parents of Joseph, Jonathan and Anna Rose.

Rabbi Spitz’s books – New! Duets on Psalms

Rabbi Spitz’s curriculum vitae
Rabbi Spitz’s sermons
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Small Group materials
Rabbi Spitz’s material on “Sleep”
Guided meditations with Rabbi Spitz.