Bernays, Isaac

   German rabbi. He was born in Mainz and served as rabbi in Hamburg from 1821. In his struggle against Reform Judaism, he denounced the Reform prayerbook. His modern approach to Orthodoxy influenced his disciple Samson Raphael Hirsch.

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  • Jakob Bernays — (September 11, 1824 May 26, 1881) was a German philologist and philosophical writer.LifeBernays was born in Hamburg to Jewish parents. His father, Isaac Bernays (1792 1849) was a man of wide culture and the first orthodox German rabbi to preach… …   Wikipedia

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