Rabbi Mordecai Schreiber n/a

Mordecai Schreiber

Born and raised in Israel, Schreiber has accumulated countless titles including, Rabbi, author, educator, writer, translator, Biblical scholar, and founder of Schreiber Translations. Schreiber has served congregations in the U.S. and Central America, and has over 50 books authored under his name and the pen name, Morry Sofer. His most recently accrued title is Cruise Rabbi. In the past ten years, he has sailed the seven seas as a spiritual leader aboard cruise ships.
His new book, Why People Pray: The Universal Power of Prayer, is published by Beaufort Books (June 2016).

Books Mordecai has Published

Why People Pray

The Universal Power of Prayer

What is prayer? The question is rather straightforward, but with a bit of consideration you might find there is no easy answer. In Why People Pray, Rabbi Mordecai Schreiber examines this elusive nature of prayer, as well as the history of formal prayer and how it has been shaped―and continues to be shaped―by an era of unprecedented globalization. At the heart of Why People Pray is that very question: why do we pray? What is it that compels us to have faith, or to give it up? Why do we continue

Articles Mordecai has Published
The Power of Words
The Power of Words

The Power of Words by Mordecai Schreiber (based on his new book, Why People Pray) Prayer is based on the premise that words have the power to affect the outcome of events, and that certain words, especially »

The Power of Words by Mordecai Schreiber (based on his new book, Why People Pray) Prayer is based on the premise that words have the power to affect the outcome of events, and that certain words, especially the ones we find in a prayer book, when intoned by the praying person with an open heart can be heard and have an effect. In the Book of Genesis, we are told that God created the world using the..

Rabbi Mordecai Schreiber · June 7th, 2016

Rabbi Mordecai Schreiber · June 7th, 2016