Rabbi Michael Skobac – one of the world’s foremost authorities on
Missionaries and Cults – is the Director of Education and Counselling of
Jews for Judaism (Canada). He was educated at Northwestern University
and Yeshiva University and has been involved in Jewish education and
outreach work since 1975.
Rabbi Skobac was the founding director of Kiruv, the campus outreach arm
of the Rabbinical Council of America, and has worked as a campus
professional with Hillel groups in Philadelphia, New York and Toronto.
He has specialized in counter-missionary work since 1983, establishing
the New York branch of JEWS FOR JUDAISM and serving as a consultant to
the New York Jewish Community Relations Council Task Force on
Missionaries and Cults.
Rabbi Skobac has lectured extensively throughout the world on
missionaries, cults, and issues of Jewish continuity and spirituality.
His entertaining, inspiring and informative lectures have been
enthusiastically received by all denominations of Judaism.