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Annie Matan

Matanot Lev (Gifts of the Heart)
Founder and Spiritual Leader
Toronto, Ontario
Kohenet Annie Matan is the Founder and Spiritual Leader of Matanot Lev (Gifts of the Heart), Toronto’s radically inclusive Jewish community. An ordained Kohenet Hebrew Priestess, she also earned a certificate in Experiential Education from the Pardes Center for Jewish Studies in Jerusalem and studied for two years in the Aleph Alliance for Jewish Renewal Rabbinic Ordination program. Passionate about inclusive and accessible Jewish and multi-faith spirituality, Annie is known for using original gospel music to infuse Jewish liturgy with meaning, intention and soul. Annie is also a proud Mama to her daughter, Grace Esther and partner to her husband, Stuart.
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