Gottheil, Gustav

(1827-1903)
   American Reform rabbi, liturgist and Zionist leader. He was born in Pinne, in the Posen district. He was a teacher to the Reform congregation in Berlin from 1855 to 1860, and served as rabbi of the progressive Congregation of British Jews in Manchester, England, from 1869 to 1873. He then emigrated to New York, where he became co-rabbi at Temple Emanu-El. He published a hymnal and a devotional compilation.

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  • GOTTHEIL, GUSTAV — (1827–1903), Reform rabbi, liturgist, and U.S. Zionist leader. Gottheil was born in Pinne, Posen. He was drawn to liberal Judaism at the University of Berlin, and studied with such scholars as Steinschneider and Zunz. During 1855–60 Gottheil was… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Gustav Gottheil — (May 28, 1827, Pinne/Pniewy, Posen district, Prussian Poland April 15, 1903, New York City) was a Prussian Poland born American rabbi. Gottheil eventually became one of the most influential, well known and controversial Reform Jewish leaders of… …   Wikipedia

  • GOTTHEIL, RICHARD JAMES HORATIO — (1862–1936), U.S. Orientalist. Gottheil was born in Manchester, England, the son of gustav gottheil , and immigrated to New York with   his parents in 1873. He taught Semitic languages at Columbia University from 1886 until his death, except for… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Gustav Gottheil — (* 28. Mai 1827 in Pinne; † 15. April 1903 in New York) war Reformrabbiner in New York. Er studierte und wirkte zunächst unter Samuel Holdheim, später in Manchester, ab 1873 am Tempel Emanu El in New York. Er war der Vater von Richard Gottheil.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gottheil — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Gustav Gottheil (1827–1903), Reformrabbiner in New York Richard Gottheil (Richard James Horatio Gottheil; 1862–1936), US amerikanischer Semitist und Professor für Rabbinische Literatur Diese Seite ist eine …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gottheil, Richard James Horatio — (1862 1936)    American orientalist, son of Gustav Gottheil. He was born in Manchester, England, and was taken to New York in 1873. From 1886 he taught Semitic languages at Columbia University; he also served as director of the Oriental… …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • Richard James Horatio Gottheil — (1862 1936) was an American Semitic scholar and Zionist. He was born in Manchester, England, but moved to the United States at age 11 when his father, Gustav Gottheil, accepted a position as the assistant Rabbi of the largest Reform Temple in New …   Wikipedia

  • Richard Gottheil — Richard James Horatio Gottheil (* 13. Oktober 1862 in Manchester; † 22. Mai 1936 in New York) war ein US amerikanischer Semitist und Professor für Rabbinische Literatur. Leben und Wirken Als er elf Jahre alt war, erhielt sein Vater, Rabbiner… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • R.J.H. Gottheil — Richard James Horatio Gottheil Richard James Horatio Gottheil (1862 1936) était un orientaliste spécialisé en langues sémitiques et un sioniste juif américain. Né à Manchester, en Angleterre, il émigra aux États Unis à 11 ans lorsque son père,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • R. Gottheil — Richard James Horatio Gottheil Richard James Horatio Gottheil (1862 1936) était un orientaliste spécialisé en langues sémitiques et un sioniste juif américain. Né à Manchester, en Angleterre, il émigra aux États Unis à 11 ans lorsque son père,… …   Wikipédia en Français

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