Clergy

Rabbi Jonathan Hausman

Rabbi J

Rabbi Jonathan Hausman hails from Bridgeport, Connecticut. He is the eldest of four brothers.
Rabbi J (as he is known) received a BA in Religion and Judaic Studies and an MA in Middle East and Jewish Studies from The George Washington University. He received a JD from Emory University and received his smicha (rabbinic ordination) from Tifereth Israel Rabbinical Yeshiva. He was a fellow at Kollel Lomdei Torah.

Rabbi J has served as treasurer and president of the Stoughton Clergy Association. He served on the Board of Directors for the Striar Jewish Community Center and South Area Solomon Schechter Day School. He is currently a Vice President of the Jewish Cemetery Association of Massachusetts and serves on the Board of Governors for the Va'ad HaKashruth. Rabbi J is a member of the Massachusetts Board of Rabbis and the American Association of Rabbis.

Rabbi Hausman has served in numerous administrative and director capacities in Religious Schools and community-based educational programs in southwestern Connecticut before his arrival in Stoughton in August 1996. He served Congregation Sinai of West Haven, CT.

Rabbi Hausman is married to Susan. They have one daughter.

Rabbi J can be reached at RabbiJ@atorah.org.