Meet Our Rabbi, Paul Liberman

Rabbi Paul Liberman, of Ohav Shalom Ministries

Paul Liberman became a believer in the Messiah in 1971. He was instrumental in founding
two Messianic Congregations: Beth Messiah Messianic Congregation in Washington, D.C.
and Tree of Life in San Diego, California.

He also served as a congregational leader at Beit Asaph in Netanya, Israel, when he resided
in the Land for nine years. There, he was the Executive Director of The Joseph Project, Ltd.
(humanitarian aid importer), and was elected Chairman of the Messianic Political Action Committee.

For five years, he served as the Executive Director of the International Messianic Alliance,
was the publisher of “The Messianic Times” newspaper for six years, a founding board
member of MAOZ, Inc. (Israel), former Executive Director of the Alliance for Israel Advocacy,
and past President of the Messianic Jewish Alliance of America (MJAA).

In September of 2023, He received a Lifetime Achievement award from the MJAA, and was
recently elected President of the International Messianic Jewish Alliance, at their annual
meeting in October.
His greatest achievements are still unchanged, the husband to one, the father of two and
the leader of many, at Ohav Shalom Messianic Congregation, in Cathedral City, California.