http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification 720 XTF Search Results (subject=Oheb Zedek Congregation (Cleveland, Ohio).;subject-join=exact;smode=advanced;brand=default) http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/search?subject%3DOheb%20Zedek%20Congregation%20(Cleveland,%20Ohio).;subject-join%3Dexact;smode%3Dadvanced;brand%3Ddefault Results for your query: subject=Oheb Zedek Congregation (Cleveland, Ohio).;subject-join=exact;smode=advanced;brand=default Tue, 28 Jul 2020 12:00:00 GMT B'nai Jeshurun Congregation Records. B'nai Jeshurun Congregation http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4726.xml B'nai Jeshurun Congregation, one of the largest Conservative synagogues in the United States, was established in 1866 by Jewish Hungarian immigrants as an Orthodox synagogue in Cleveland, Ohio. In 1884, a vacated synagogue building on Eagle Street in Cleveland housed the congregation. Buildings on Scoville Avenue and East 55th Street were home to the congregation from 1906-1926, when the congregation moved to Mayfield and Lee Roads, Cleveland Heights, Ohio. In 1980 B'nai Jeshurun moved to Fairmount Boulevard, Pepper Pike, Ohio. A gradual shift from the Orthodox to Conservative movement began under the first rabbi, Sigmond Dreschler. Over the years, portions of the congregation broke away over the issue of liberalization of religious practices and formed new congregations, including Oheb Zedek in 1904 and Beth Am in 1933. Rabbi Rudolph M. Rosenthal served the then firmly Conservative congregation from 1933-1976. The collection consists of minutes, bulletins, correspondence, newspaper articles, membership list... http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4726.xml Wed, 01 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT Heights Jewish Center Records. Heights Jewish Ceneter http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4757.xml The Heights Jewish Center, founded in 1923, was the first synagogue to be established in the Cleveland, Ohio eastern suburbs. Israel Porath served as rabbi from 1946 to 1972. During his tenure, the congregation merged with several other Orthodox synagogues. The collection consists of legal records presumably collected by its onetime president and legal counsel, Charles C. Goldman. It includes merger proposals and agreements with Beth Hakneseth Anshe Grodno Gubernium Shome Shaboth, Shaarey Torah Congregation, and Oheb Zedek Congregation, as well as legal documents created when its various buildings were purchased, sold and remodeled. http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4757.xml Wed, 01 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT Rabbi Israel Porath Papers, Series II. Porath, Israel http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4753.xml Rabbi Israel Porath was a leader among Cleveland, Ohio's Orthodox Jewish rabbis for nearly five decades. He served as rabbi of Oheb Zedek congregation for fourteen years. He next served six years as rabbi of another Cleveland congregation, Nvai Zedek. In 1945 he accepted the position of dean of the Salanter Yeshiva in New York City, but returned with a year to Cleveland to become rabbi of the Heights Jewish Center, where he remained until his retirement in 1972. Porath was the founder and chairman of the Orthodox Rabbinical Council and served on the boards of the Bureau of Jewish Education, the Jewish Welfare Federation, the Jewish Community Council, and the B'nai B'rith. His major scholarly contribution was Mavo Ha-Talmud (Outline of the Talmud), published in seven volumes from 1941-1960. The collection consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings, personal records such as a naturalization application and a Brazilian visa, talks and sermons, as well as copyrights and notes for Mavo Ha-Talmud. The collect... http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4753.xml Wed, 01 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT