Jacques Isaac Gabizon
Professor of Messianic Jewish Studies
- Pastor/Rabbi, Beth Ariel Congregation (Montreal, Canada) since 1998
- Director of Ariel Ministries Canada since 1996
Jacques Isaac Gabizon has been Director of Ariel Ministries Canada since 1996. He is the Pastor/rabbi at Beth Ariel Congregation (in Montreal) since 1998.
J. I. Gabizon is a Messianic Jew, born in Casablanca Morocco. He hails from a long line of rabbis (father’s side) and came to know Yeshua as his Messiah in 1976 after a deep search of the messianic prophecies. J. Isaac has a radio program airing in Montreal, Toronto as well as out of Israel through satellite radio (Israel College of the Bible). His sermon messages can also be heard on OnePlace.com.
He studied psychology and cinema at CEGEP St Laurent, Montreal (College) and furthered his studies in psychology at Concordia University in Montreal. He is a certified gemologist and has been full time owner of a wholesale jewelry company for 31 years. His is now almost fully retired from business giving more of his time over to travelling/ speaking in churches/ conferences and to teaching at Bible college. He has taught in the US, Canada and Mexico.
Jacques is the proud father of 4 children and 2 grandchildren.