Reb David, reading from Torah.

Welcome to the website of Reb David Markus.

David Markus is Associate Spiritual Leader at Temple Beth-El of City Island (New York City, New York), where he manifests a joyful passion for Jewish expression in many forms — traditional and innovative liturgy, classical and modern music, spiritual poetry, uplifting text study and heart-centered humor.  (Learn more about him at the About page.)

Reb David is studying toward ordination as rabbi and mashpia (spiritual director) in the ALEPH Ordination Program — the trans-denominational seminary run by ALEPH: the Alliance for Jewish Renewal.

In secular life, Reb David is an attorney and judicial magistrate in New York State government.

For information on Reb David’s fees and services, click on the Life Cycle Events link.

To see him in action, click on the glimpses of Reb David at work page.

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