Clergy

Rabbi Barry Blum, a native Philadelphian, was raised in Overbrook Park.  He has served as our wonderful spiritual leader at Congregation Beth El – Ner Tamid for over 20 years.
Click here to see Rabbi’s page.

Cantor Steven Friedrich has nearly 4 decades of experience as a cantor and in synagogue administration, as well as a half century experience as a Bnai Mitzvah tutor and religious school teacher.
Click here to see Cantor’s page.

We were very  fortunate to have Rabbi Martin Rubenstein z”l on our staff at Beth El – Ner Tamid.  Rabbi Rubenstein Z”L passed away on August 12th 2015.  He joined us as an assistant rabbi following the merger with Temple Israel of Upper Darby and graciously shared his expertise and wisdom with the Beth El – Ner Tamid community.

To get to know more about what our clergy have to offer, please check on their individual links above under “Clergy.”