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Matthew Leibl

Matthew Leibl is a Rabbi at Congregation Shaarey Zedek in Winnipeg. He was ordained in July 2016 by the Jewish Spiritual Leaders Institute in New York, but has been involved in Jewish ritual and the Jewish community since he was 19 years old, in such roles as Torah reader, Bar/Bat Mitzvah teacher, musician, and wedding officiant. He studied journalism at the University of King’s College in Halifax, Nova Scotia and worked for six years as a broadcaster and host with the Winnipeg sports radio station TSN 1290 before deciding to pursue the rabbinate full-time. He is an avid fan of sports and music, and has been told he has a Talmudic understanding of his favourite TV show – Seinfeld. He lives in Winnipeg with his wife, Heather Wadsworth, and their cat, Moses.

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Sunday, March 11