Epstein, Isidore

(1894-1962)
   English rabbi and scholar. He was born in Lithuania and emigrated first to France and then (in 1911) to England. He served as rabbi in Middlesbrough from 1921 to 1928. In 1928 he began teaching Semitics at Jews College, and became principal there in 1948. His publications include Studies in the Communal Life of the Jews of Spain, as Reflected in the Responsa of Rabbi Solomon ben Adreth and Rabbi Simeon ben Zemach Duran, Faith of Judaism and Judaism. He also supervised the English translation of the Babylonian Talmud.

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  • Isidore Epstein — Rabbi Dr. Isidore Epstein (1894 1962), was an Orthodox rabbi and rabbinical scholar in England, who served as the longtime principal of Jews College, London. Rabbi Epstein was born in Kovno, Lithuania. He studied at the Pressburg yeshiva in his… …   Wikipedia

  • Epstein Brothers Orchestra — The Epstein Brothers Orchestra (also known as the Epstein Brothers) was a Jewish musical quartet from the United States who mainly played Klezmer music.It consisted of the four New York born brothers, Max Epstein (October 4 1912–March 18 2000),… …   Wikipedia

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  • Epstein Brothers — Das The Epstein Brothers Orchestra (häufig nur Epstein Brothers genannt) war ein jüdisches Musikerquartett aus den USA, das vor allem Klezmer Musik spielte. Es bestand aus den vier in New York City geborenen Brüdern Max Epstein (4. Oktober… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • The Epstein Brothers Orchestra — Das The Epstein Brothers Orchestra (häufig nur Epstein Brothers genannt) war ein jüdisches Musikerquartett aus den USA, das vor allem Klezmer Musik spielte. Es bestand aus den vier in New York City geborenen Brüdern Max Epstein (4. Oktober… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Epstein — Das The Epstein Brothers Orchestra (häufig nur Epstein Brothers genannt) war ein jüdisches Musikerquartett aus den USA, das vor allem Klezmer Musik spielte. Es bestand aus den vier in New York City geborenen Brüdern Max Epstein (4. Oktober… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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