Rabbi Max Edwards
Max Edwards joined Temple B’nai Abraham as the rabbinical assistant on July 1, 2020. On June 6, 2021, Max was ordained as rabbi and received a Master of Jewish Education, Hebrew College in Newton, MA.
Before joining Temple B’nai Abraham, Max was the rabbinic intern at Temple Shalom in Newton, MA and Beth Israel Congregation in Waterville, ME. Max also worked as a chaplain at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, completing two units of Clinical Pastoral Education.
Originally from Rochester, Minnesota, Max graduated with honors from Macalester College, earning a B.A. in Religious Studies and Classics. Max also received a Master of Theological Studies from Harvard Divinity School. In his spare time you may find him playing tennis well, playing basketball poorly, and spending time with his fiancé and dog.
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