Rabbi Tzemah Yoreh, Ph.D.
A Humanistic Scholar
Rabbi Dr. Tzemah Yoreh, leader of The City Congregation, is one the intellectual leaders of Jewish humanism. He has been a student of the Bible since his earliest days, winning the Diaspora Division of the International Bible Contest in childhood. He attended the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where he obtained his Ph.D. in biblical criticism in record time. He is currently completing a second Ph.D. in Ancient Wisdom Literature at the University of Toronto for the joy of studying ancient text.