Rabbi Michel Schlesinger
Rabbi Michel Schlesinger has a law degree from the University of Sao Paulo. He completed his rabbinical studies at the Schechter Institute in Jerusalem. Since 2005 he served as the rabbi of the CongregaciónIsraelitaPaulista-CIP. In 2012, during his sabbatical, he spent three months in New York, where he visited Jewish institutions and studied Talmud at the Jewish Theological Seminary. Rabbi Schlesinger is a representative of the Jewish Confederation of Brazil (CONIB) for interreligious dialogue. In 2013 in Doha, Qatar he was a representative for the Jewish delegation of the National Catholic-Jewish Dialogue (CNBB) during their tenth International Conference.