Rosenfeld, Isaac

(1918-56)
   American writer. He was born in Chicago. Some of his essays deal with Jews, Judaism and Jewish life in America and Europe.

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  • ROSENFELD, ABRAHAM ISAAC JACOB — (1914–1980s?), rabbi and ḥazzan. Rosenfeld was born in Jerusalem and studied at the Yeshivah Etz Ḥayyim and Merkaz ha Rav there. He served as both rabbi and ḥazzan to the Finchley Synagogue in London (1941–70) and was appointed honorary president …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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