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Kehillat Ha-Kodesh. Creating the Sacred Community. The Roles of the Rabbi, Cantor, Mohel and Shohet in Jewish Communal Life

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Editors & Curators

Sharon Liberman Mintz, Elka Deitsch.

Imprint

New York City, USA, 1996. 70 pp., illustrations: 12 col., 48 b&w, 22.3 × 20.8 cm. English.

ISBN

0873340752

Location

Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America (18 December 1996–17 April 1997)

Description

The four professions responsible for fulfilling the essential tasks that define a Jewish community. An examination of their certifications and the books created for their use reveals the scope of their knowledge, the extent of their duties and their relationship with the communities they served. Introductory texts to each profession. Detailed descriptive entries. 58 items.

main keywords

CANTORSCIRCUMCISIONHEBREW ILLUMINATED MANUSCRIPTSMOHELPRINTED BOOKSPRINTSRABBISSHOCHET

minor keywords

Hebrew illuminated manuscripts, Bohemia-Moravia & Germany, 17th–19th CHebrew illuminated manuscripts, CaribbeanHebrew illuminated manuscripts, Italy, 17th–19th CHistorical documentsMinhagim booksMohel diplomas, illuminatedMordechai Sofer Stam of Nitra (scribe-artist)MusicPortraits, rabbisPrints, Jewish customs & ceremoniesPrints, Jewish figuresRabbis, illuminated ordinations/appointmentsShechita license, illuminated

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