“Rabbi Haber’s energy, scholarship and creativity inspire all those who meet him to grow, improve themselves, and lend a helping hand to all those around them.” JS, Congregant

Every movement needs a bold leader with a clear vision. Rabbi Yaacov Haber, who  has served as Rabbi of Kehillas Shivtei Yeshurun for over six years, is an inspiring, broad-minded scholar and leading student of Rabbi Chaim Pinchas Scheinberg Zt’l, with a deeply rooted love of all Jews and of the Land of Israel.

Rabbi Yaacov Haber has been a leading force in Jewish education for over forty years. He is presently the rav of Kehillas Shivtei Yeshurun, a vibrant community in the center of Ramat Bet Shemesh, Israel.


Before arriving in Israel, Rabbi Haber served as the rav of Congregation Bais Torah in Monsey, NY, and the national director of Jewish education for the Orthodox Union. At the same time, he created TorahLab, a popular online educational resource center.


He was a founder of AJOP, the Torah Center of Buffalo, and the Australian Institute of Torah.