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Abba Hillel Silver and American Zionism

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Published by Frank Cass in London, Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ohio,
  • Cleveland,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Silver, Abba Hillel, 1893-1963.,
    • Ben-Gurion, David, 1886-1973.,
    • Rabbis -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Biography.,
    • Zionists -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Zionism -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Mark A. Raider, Jonathan D. Sarna, and Ronald W. Zweig.
      ContributionsRaider, Mark A., Sarna, Jonathan D., Zweig, Ronald W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBM755.S544 Z56 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination127 p. ;
      Number of Pages127
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL680304M
      ISBN 100714648248, 0714643777
      LC Control Number97026840

      In early February American Jewry’s most popular and powerful leader, Abba Hillel Silver (–), had summarily resigned from all his official positions within the Zionist movement and had left New York for Cleveland, returning to his post as a Reform rabbi.   The Encyclopedia of Zionism and Israel makes this point in the Abba Hillel Silver entry: “Silver exercised strong leadership in the American Zionist movement during the crucial years of World.

      moses and the original torah book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Here is a fresh approach to the immortal book which gave new 5/5. Rabbi Abba Hillel Silver was one of the most influential rabbis of the 20th century and one of the most important Zionist leaders of his generation, said Rabbi Roger C.

      Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Mark A Raider books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. CAREER: Hebrew University, Jerusalem, lecturer, –83; Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel, senior lecturer in Jewish history, –; Institute for Research in the History of Zionism, director, – Visiting professor at Ohio State University, , and at American University.


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$   World Zionist Organization president Chaim Weizmann, although sympathetic to Wise’s outlook, feared that Wise’s low-key approach was gutting American Zionism, leaving it dispirited and apathetic. To energize the movement, Weizmann, in earlyturned to the dynamic Abba Hillel Silver, spiritual leader of Cleveland’s The Temple.

ABBA HILLEL SILVER: A PERSONAL MEMOIR 1°9 luncheon meeting with him and four or five members of the Temple board. I suspected the reason for the occasion, but I could not be certain, since I had not been informed. There was some informal conversation, not too much of it relevant to the purpose at hand.

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Abba Hillel Silver and American Zionism The essays collected here investigate Rabbi Silver's Zionist political leadership, his impact on American Judaism, ideological orientation and relations with the leaders of the Palestine Jewish community, World Zionist Organization and .Book Description: In early February American Jewry's most popular and powerfulleader, Abba Hillel Silver (), had summarily resigned from allhis official positions within the Zionist movement and had left New York forCleveland, returning to his post as a Reform rabbi.

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and Israel in the wake of the Suez Crisis. Not long afterwards, he suffered a reversal of fortune when he found himself marginalized by leadership of the nascent Israeli state.