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Morris Lichtenstein

Ellen M. Umansky

in From Christian Science to Jewish Science

Published in print December 2004 | ISBN: 9780195044003
Published online April 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780199835485 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0195044002.003.0005
Morris Lichtenstein

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This chapter discusses the life, writings, and lectures of Morris Lichtenstein. Lichtenstein devoted himself completely to Jewish Science from 1922 until his death in 1938. He counseled hundreds of men and women who sought his advice. He believed that what the American Jewish community needed most were institutions that would teach them how to practice the teachings of Judaism.

Keywords: Morris Lichtenstein; Jewish Science; American Jews; Judaism

Chapter.  13100 words. 

Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies

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