Reverend Gershon Katz is a native Montrealer. He pursued his rabbinic studies at the Yeshiva Gedola of London, England, the Rabbinical College of Canada and at Yeshiva University, New York. Gershon is Congregation Beth-El’s expert Baal Koreh (Torah Reader) at the Monday and Thursday minyanim, on Shabbat, holidays, and on the High Holy Days.
He assists with the wide variety of ritual affairs of Congregation Beth-El and is a beloved Bar and Bat-Mitzvah teacher. His gentle, knowledgeable, and unassuming manner makes him a fast friend with the children he teaches, as well as with the members of our congregation. Gershon adds dimension and depth to our clergy team.
Gershon also serves as the Administrative Director of Congregation Beth-El.