Don Peterman, MAJCS, Rabbi
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Don Peterman, MAJCS, Rabbi
"Our teacher is a wonderful person that makes learning fun and excited."
"I am so glad I joint Israel Institute of Biblical studies, I could not choose a better university to study at, especially Biblical Hebrew. I am in course D now and don't plan to stop soon, after Biblical Hebrew I plan to study further in other courses. Thank you for this brilliant experience. Shalom"
"I love my Biblical Hebrew B professor. I'm learning so much! But I really appreciate the professors in the open classes, too! I have attended classes with Chana and with Francois. Both are excellent! They work hard to make the material understandable. "

Don Peterman, MAJCS, Rabbi

Biblical Hebrew Teacher

A Few Words About Me

To truly understand the Bible you must become unstuck in time. Done sees himself as a facilitator, by bringing the student’s love for the Bible and the language of the Bible together so that translation from the original Hebrew becomes unnecessary. Don loves to travel in Israel and is an enthusiastic amateur archaeologist.


Don has been teaching Hebrew in various forms for over 50 years. He is an Ordained Rabbi with a specialty in long range planning and community building, and has two masters’.

Professional Experience

Don helped build a thriving congregation in Atlanta Georgia, USA and made aliyah in 1984. He spent some 30 years working with the Alexander Muss High School in Israel as a master teacher and scholar guide.  Don has guided 1000s of students using the Bible as a guide and the land of Israel as the stage for the unfolding story of the lands and people of Eretz Yisrael.