Rabbi Avraham Bogopulsky
Avraham Bogopulsky has been the Rabbi of Beth Jacob Congregation in San Diego for the past twenty years. Born and raised in New York, he received his bachelor’s degree in psychology from St. Thomas Aquinas and his semichah from Rabbi Berel Wein. He continues to maintain a close rebbi/talmid relationship with Rabbi Leibel Reznick.
Rabbi Bogopulsky is involved with every part of the Jewish community in San Diego. He teaches at the local Yeshiva High Schools for both girls and boys. He maintains the current eruv in San Diego and administers the kashrus agency of the local Vaad. In addition, he provides pastoral care and leads the life cycle events of his shul and community.
Rabbi Bogopulsky and his wife, Leah, raised five children in warm and sunny San Diego who have since grown up, married, and live or learn in different communities in the US and Israel.