Mannheimer, Isaac Noah

   Austrian preacher and liturgist. He was born in Copenhagen, where he taught religion and held services for adherents of Reform Judaism. In 1824 he became a preacher at the new Seitenstetten Synagogue in Vienna. He later adopted a more Conservative approach to Reform Judaism, and translated the prayerbook and the festival prayers into German. In 1848 he was elected to the Reichstag where he advocated Jewish rights.

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  • Isaac Noah Mannheimer — (October 17, 1793, Copenhagen March 17, 1865, Vienna) was a Jewish preacher. The son of a chazzan, he began the study of the Talmud at an early age, though not to the neglect of secular studies. On completing the course of the cathedral school at …   Wikipedia

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