Rabbi Lawrence Silverman
Rabbi Lawrence M. Silverman is the spiritual leader and head educator at Congregation Beth Jacob. Born and raised in the Boston-area, he has called Plymouth his home since 1973. Education
- Brown University(Phi Beta Kappa) - B.A.
- University of Toronto - M.A.
- Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion - B. H. L., M. H. L., Rabbinic graduation, D. H. L., and D. D.,
- Special studies at Harvard Divinity School and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
- Certified as a Teacher of Judaica
- Member, Central Conference of American Rabbis(CCAR), the Northeast Region of the CCAR, the Massachusetts Board of Rabbis, the Rhode Island Board of Rabbis
- Treasurer and past President - Plymouth-area Interfaith Clergy Association
- Chaplain - Plymouth County House of Correction and Wrentham Developmental Center
- Member - Institutional Review Committee, Jordan Hospital, Plymouth
- Teacher, Jewish Community High School (Midrasha), in Cranston, RI; and in the Plymouth-area,
Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion