Rabbis and their Community: Studies in the Eastern European Orthodox Rabbinate in Montreal, 1896-1930
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Rabbis and their Community: Studies in the Eastern European Orthodox Rabbinate in Montreal, 1896-1930

By Ira Robinson
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Table of Contents
  • Cover
  • Title Page
  • Bibliographic Information
  • Dedication
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • Introduction: The Yiddish-Speaking Orthodox Rabbinate in North America and its Importance
  • “Pa Is a Mussolini”: A Portrait of Rabbi Hirsh Cohen
  • Rabbi Simon Glazer: A Rival for the Chief Rabbinate
  • Rabbi Yudel Rosenberg: Kabbalist and Communal Leader¹
  • Rabbis and Shohtim: The Cases of Getsel Laxer and Hyman Meir Crestohl
  • The Founding of the Jewish Community Council of Montreal (Va’ad ha-’Ir)¹
  • The Kosher Meat Wars of the 1920s and their Aftermath¹
  • New Thoughts from an Ancient Source: Hirsh Wolofsky’s Commentary on the Torah¹
  • Afterword
  • Glossary
  • Notes: Chapter One
  • Notes: Chapter Two
  • Notes: Chapter Three
  • Notes: Chapter Four
  • Notes: Chapter Five
  • Notes: Chapter Six
  • Notes: Chapter Seven
  • Notes: Chapter Eight
  • Notes: Chapter Nine
  • Index
  • Back Cover
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