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Abraham Bruce Kapnek, American rabbi. Ordained rabbi, 1975. Member Interfaith Council of Greater Hollywood (vice president 1990-1991), South Broward Council Rabbis (vice president 1989-1991), Rabbis and Educator's Council (chairman 1989-1991), Rabbinical Assembly.

Background

Kapnek, Abraham Bruce was born on December 18, 1947 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Bertram Harry and Betty (Kingan) Kapnek.

Education

Bachelor, Pennsylvania State University, 1969. Master of Arts in Education, Dropsis University, 1971.

Career

Rabbi, Hillel counselor, Temple Beth-El, Newark, Delaware, 1973-1977;rabbi, Congregation Beth Torah, Willingboro, New Jersey, 1977-1984;rabbi, Beth Ahm Israel, Hollywood, Florida, since 1984. Chaplain Pembroke Pines (Florida) Police Department, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Ordained rabbi, 1975.

Membership

Member Interfaith Council of Greater Hollywood (vice president 1990-1991), South Broward Council Rabbis (vice president 1989-1991), Rabbis and Educator's Council (chairman 1989-1991), Rabbinical Assembly.

Connections

Married Jacqueline Iris Naftelberg, May 31, 1970. Children: Shoshana, Aliza, Ilan.

father:
Bertram Harry Kapnek

mother:
Betty (Kingan) Kapnek

spouse:
Jacqueline Iris Naftelberg

child:
Shoshana Kapnek

child:
Aliza Kapnek

child:
Ilan Kapnek