Affirming the Convenant: A History of Temple B'rith Kodesh Rochester, New York, 1848-1998 / Edition 1

Affirming the Convenant: A History of Temple B'rith Kodesh Rochester, New York, 1848-1998 / Edition 1

by Peter Eisenstadt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815681283

ISBN-13: 9780815681281

Pub. Date: 07/01/1999

Publisher: Syracuse University Press

Affirming the Covenant is the most significant history of Rochester Jewry in almost fifty years. Peter Eisenstadt tells the Temple B'rith Kodesh story through extensive excerpts from sermons, archival documents, and never-before published photographs.

Overview

Affirming the Covenant is the most significant history of Rochester Jewry in almost fifty years. Peter Eisenstadt tells the Temple B'rith Kodesh story through extensive excerpts from sermons, archival documents, and never-before published photographs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815681281
Publisher:
Syracuse University Press
Publication date:
07/01/1999
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter IBeginnings, 1848-18651
Chapter IIRabbi Max Landsberg and the Triumph of Radical Reform, 1865-189437
Chapter IIIThe Progressive Era and Rabbi Horace J. Wolf, 1894-192778
Chapter IVRabbi Philip Bernstein in Peace and War, 1927-1948126
Chapter VPost-War Growth and Contemporary Challenges, 1948-Present186
Appendix251
Bibliography and Notes258
Index275

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