Adler, Nathan ben Simeon
- (1741-1800)German pietist. He founded a yeshivah in Frankfurt am Main. He conducted services in his home using Isaac Luria's prayerbook. A ban was imposed on these prayer meetings under threat of excommu-nication.
Dictionary of Jewish Biography. Dan Cohn-Sherbok.
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