Brooklyn, NY: Published For Congregation Shearith Israel By Sepher-Hermon Press, 1998. Item #25221

Softcover, 8vo, viii, 195 pages, 23 cm. Contents: Tradition and change: celebrating 100 years of sisterhood; Judith S. Kaye -- A centennial of service: social activism and the sisterhood of the Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue; Fortuna Calvo-Roth -- The religious vision of Rev. Dr. Henry Pereira Mendes; Marc D. Angel -- A venerable congregation in a new building: a look into the life of Shearith Israel in 1897; Jeffrey Gurock -- An appreciation of Justice Benjamin Nathan Cordozo; Judith S. Kaye -- Architecture and visual arts of the Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue of New York City; Ronda Angel Arking -- The universalistic vision of Judaism; Marc D. Angel -- Judaism and the values of modernity; Walter S. Wurzburger -- Praise the Lord, all you nations: a study of Psalm 117; Hayyim Angel – Maimonides’ commentary on Mishnah Hagigah, II. I; Menachem Kellner -- Guilt from, guilt towards; Reuven Bulka -- The challenge of modernity to the Jewish people : Rabbi Joseph Soloveitchik’s covenantal response; Howard Joseph -- The Septuagint : the first translation of the Torah and its effects; Louis H. Feldman -- Why didn’t he do it? : an analysis of why David did not kill Saul; Hayyim Angel -- The university and the Jewish student; Norman Adler. SUBJECT (S) : Sephardim -- New York (State) -- New York -- History. Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- History. Judaism. Congregation Shearith Israel (New York, N. Y. ) . Includes bibliographical references. Very good condition. (Sef-25-23).

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