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Jewish or Interfaith Wedding Ceremonies​​

• Baby Naming Ceremonies
• Bar & Bat Mitzvahs
• Couple Counseling
• Unveilings 
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• Jewish & Interfaith Weddings
• Same-Sex Weddings
• Co-Officiating Weddings
• Destination Weddings

​​ Meet with Rabbi Michael Mayersohn ​​

Rabbi Michael Mayersohn is committed to making your Jewish or Interfaith wedding ceremony one of the happiest days of your life. Call today and set up your complimentary meeting. Once you meet, Rabbi Michael will give you first right of refusal when another couple calls for the same date. Rabbi Michael will meet with you at a place convenient to you. Or, let him know if you prefer over the phone or Skype. 

A Special Message to
Interfaith Families

Pre-Marital or Marital Counseling

Rabbi Michael can help you with any interfaith issues that may arise from blending two different faith backgrounds.

​Before or after your wedding ceremony you may find it helpful to talk through issues with your partner. Rabbi Michael Mayersohn has years of experience counseling couples and will be available to you for counseling sessions. Just let him know that you would like to set up some meetings. 
​Demonstrating his understanding and sensitivity, Rabbi Michael can help guide you through those critical talks that will make the ceremony one that respects both of you and your families and make your wedding day the most exciting and happy day of your lives.

Looking ahead to your future children? Questions or concerns about their religious identity? Through Rabbi Michael's congregational life he worked with many interfaith couples and has some expert advice on raising your children with ways to respect both of your identities and backgrounds.

You can talk to Rabbi Michael Mayersohn about anything that may be concerning you. The talks are completely confidential. He can talk to you individually or together. Rabbi Michael has couples from out of state that are able to set up telephone or SKYPE calls to serve their needs.

With over thirty years of rabbinic interfaith experience, Rabbi Michael is ready to answer your questions or concerns. 

It's Your Wedding!

Not Someone Else's

Contact Rabbi Michael directly at 562-522-9152 or by​​
emailing him [email protected] 

Personal & Professional Journey

Since his ordination in 1979, Rabbi Michael has been helping people learn Torah, go through life cycle celebrations and has been serving the needs of Jewish and Christian people throughout his life's journey.
Since ordination, Rabbi Michael Mayersohn has served as founding rabbi of Temple Shir Tikva of Wayland, MA and as spiritual leader of Temple Ner Tamid in Downey, CA. From 1990 through 2003 he served as the spiritual leader of Temple Beth David of Orange County. Since September of 2003, Rabbi Mayersohn has served as a consultant and taught several courses for the Orange County Bureau of Jewish Education. 

Rabbi Michael Mayersohn created the non-profit Alliance for Christian and Jewish Studies, which brings classes and presentations about the Jewish roots of Christianity and the Jewish context of Jesus' life and teachings to people of faith. He also teaches Bible classes, bringing the stories of the Hebrew Bible alive and enabling Christian students to understand Jewish interpretations and perspectives of the sacred text.

Rabbi Michael lives in West Orange County with his wife, Caryn, and two step-children. His daughter Rachel is grown and married and in 2009 became a proud Saba (grandfather) to beautiful baby Orly Sarah, and in 2015 his grandson, Avi Benjamin was born. He has two dogs, Max and Scarlett, both of whom he walks morning and night. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio he is an avid Reds fan. Rabbi Michael and his wife Caryn love their garden, going green with freshly grown vegetables, taking family vacations and playing with their dogs.
Pictured above is Rabbi Michael with his wife, Caryn.​​