Congregation B'nai Butte

Crested Butte, Colorado


Rabbi Mark Kula

The centrality of relationships, the love of Jewish wisdom and spirituality of Jewish music are key to Rabbi Mark Kula's Rabbinate. 

As a seasoned leader, mentor, and teacher, Rabbi Kula conveys Jewish wisdom in an inclusive, warm, authentic  and joyful manner that has earned him distinction in the areas of education and innovative programming as well as recognition for cultivating cultural, intellectual, and spirited Judaic sermons. 

Rabbi Kula is firmly committed to the prophetic call for Tikkun Olam, repairing the world, being hands on and actively serving on non-for-profit boards. Rabbi Kula holds degrees from Columbia University, The Jewish Theological Seminary, New York City University, and The Rabbinical Academy of New York. He is a member of the OHALA Rabbinical Association and the Cantors Assembly. 

Rabbi Kula lives in Missoula, Montana, honored to serve greater Montana and the great western states, and Campus Rabbi at the University of Montana. Rabbi Kula is married to Dr. Coreen Duffy, Director of Choral Activities and Assistant Professor of Music at University of Montana and is a proud father of children, Charlotte (7) and Asher (5). 

A Cantor and then Rabbi serving South Florida’s Jewish community for nearly three decades, Rabbi Kula places a high priority on fostering a caring Kehilla, sacred community deeply caring for people.  Rabbi Kula is passionate about joyfully celebrating and sharing the dynamic tradition of Judaism.
Rabbi Kula feels it is a blessing to serve the Jewish community sharing Judaism and nurturing an inclusive

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Cell Phone: (305) 803-3648

steve secofsky  -  President

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