Rabbi Karyn D. Kedar is an author, poet, spiritual counselor, inspirational speaker and the senior rabbi at Congregation BJBE. Her published books include God Whispers, The Dance of the Dolphin (Our Dance with God) and the Bridge to Forgiveness, and Omer: A Counting. She is also published in numerous anthologies and has created liturgy, rituals and ceremonies.

Rabbi Kedar teaches courses and designs retreats on finding meaning and purpose in our busy lives, creating a prayerful and intentional life, spiritual awakening, forgiveness and intentional leadership. She offers workshops in engagement, vision and creating the synagogue for the 21st century.

A meaningful and purposeful life is revealed by vision and imagination, the persistent pursuit of light and the practice of kindness.

She and her husband Ezra are the proud parents of Talia, Moti, Shiri and Ilan and grandparents of Lihi and Maya all who live in Israel.

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