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Isaac Mayer Wise

the founder of American Judaism; a biography

by May, Max Benjamin

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Published by G. P. Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wise, Isaac Mayer, 1819-1900,
  • Jews -- United States -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Max B. May.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 415 p.
    Number of Pages415
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23307004M
    OCLC/WorldCa653653

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    Through the Civil War, the Great Depression, and World Wars, Wise Temple (K.K. B’nai Yeshurun) has led the way, moving forward to realize the vision of an exceptional leader, Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise. Timeline: Life of Isaac Mayer Wise. BROWSE ARCHIVE. Correspondence Hebrew Union College Reports Manuscripts Books Contributions to Books Contributions to Periodicals Editorials Photographs Selected Writings on Wise Year


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Wise, Isaac Mayer, Collected works and commentary (HTML and PDF files at ) Wise, Isaac Mayer, The Cosmic God: A Fundamental Philosophy in Popular Lectures (Cincinnati:. Wise was a prolific author and speaker. He wrote a prayer book, theological texts, multiple volumes of history, and even Jewish historical fiction.

On Jhe founded the weekly newspaper The Israelite, competing with the older voice of traditional Judaism, Isaac Leeser’s The Occident. Though Wise’s ideas often met with opposition, he steadily pursued his vision of a modernized Judaism.

- Isaac Mayer Wise quotes from "This book, conceived in sorrow, composed in grief, and constructed at the brink of despair, contains my mind's best thoughts, and my soul's triumph over the powers of darkness.".

SERIES DESCRIPTION Series I: CORRESPONDENCE () Consisting of items, the correspondence documents and highlights the life and work of Isaac Mayer Wise. No correspondence was located from the years before his arrival in the United States in ; thus, glimpses of Wise's early life are confined to a very few of his writings.

Isaac Mayer Wise: | | ||| | Isaac Mayer Wise | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most.

This book appeared under the title "Minhag America," and was practically Wise's work it was adopted by most of the congregations of the Western and Southern states. So pronounced was Wise's desire for union, that when in the "Union Prayer-Book" was published by the Central Conference of American Rabbis, he voluntarily retired the "Minhag America" from his own congregation.

ISAAC MAYER WISE: A BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH* BY SEFTON TEMKIN Sefton Temkin is Professor of Modern Jewish history at the State University of New York at Albany.

He is the author of, among other works, The New World of Reform (). *Readers may wish to consult Professor Temkin's doctoral thesis on the life of Isaac Mayer Wise (Hebrew. This book, conceived in sorrow, composed in grief, and constructed at the brink of despair, contains my mind's best thoughts, and my soul's triumph over the powers of darkness.

Isaac Mayer Wise Grief, Book. Rabbi Wise’s biography is well-known, and is described in detail in the book published in by his grandson Max Benjamin May (). But Wise’s ancestry, as May concedes, was more difficult to discern: Very little is known of the ancestry of Isaac Mayer Wise.

Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Mayer Wise Isaac books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise, from The Cosmic God, Minhag America is a siddur created in by Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise that was intended to address conflict between sides supporting and opposing traditionalism in early Reform Judaism in the United States.

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Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. A prolific writer, Wise was editor and primary author of two weekly newspapers, the author of a prayer book, and other volumes of history, fiction and theological texts.

His most enduring contributions lie in the institutions he established, which included the major institutions that fostered Reform Judaism — the Union of American Hebrew Congregations and Hebrew Union College.Home Furnishings Furniture Seating Chair Printed Material Book Costume Dress Accessory Eyeglasses Printed Material Newspaper Personal Attribute Facial Hair Personal Attribute Facial Hair Mustache Costume Jewelry Chain Costume Dress Accessory Tie Bowtie Isaac Mayer Wise: Isaac Mayer Wise, 29 Mar - 26 Mar Identifier Object number.

Of all of Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise’s considerable gifts to consider on this week of his th birthday, perhaps the most legendary was his ability to take a right hook to the chin.

The son of an impoverished Bohemian schoolmaster, Wise immigrated to America inand by the time of his passing inhe had become the chief architect and dominant voice of American Reform Judaism .