"Sometimes," he said, "I'll get a call from a girl in the bathroom in the middle of a date." So why is a rabbi fielding these calls?
It's wonderful to preside at the wedding of a couple you introduced, said Bernath, who runs educational and social programs for Jews of all levels of observance.
Saw Youat Sinai charges about half that, and JMontreal costs a minimum of $20 a month.
JDate is also more welcoming to gay Jews, asking whether clients are seeking men or women.
"Their matchmakers are spending a tremendous amount of time with each individual," Goldmann said.