Rabbi Pinchas Allouche is the head Rabbi at Congregation Beth Tefillah in Scottsdale, Ariz., where he resides with his wife and seven children.
He is a respected rabbinic figure, a sought-after lecturer, and author of many essays on the Jewish faith, mysticism and social-criticism. Besides his academic pedigree, Rabbi Allouche is richly-cultural, having lived in France, where he was born, South Africa and Israel.
He is fluent in English, Hebrew, French and Italian. He received his rabbinic ordination in Milan, Italy in 1999.