Moishe Rosen, 1932-2010
Founder of Jews for Jesus
Moishe Rosen is the Founder and first Executive Director of Jews for Jesus. Rosen, who is listed in Who’s Who of the West, was raised in Denver, Colorado, where he, his parents and his brother attended an Orthodox synagogue. When they were both twenty-one, he and his wife Ceil (who is also Jewish) each came to a personal relationship with God through Y’shua. Four years later, in 1957, he was ordained to the ministry. Moishe has spent the following 53 years making the Messiahship of Jesus an unavoidable issue to his Jewish people worldwide. Dr. Vernon Grounds, noted evangelical and President Emeritus of Denver Conservative Baptist Seminary said of Rosen, “He was a dynamic and creative witness! When Moishe Rosen came into a city there is either a revival or a riot.” Moishe Rosen is considered by leading missiologists to be the key strategist and tactician in our field. For more details on his life and ministry refer to the materials on the right of this page.