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Schwab, Shimon, 1908-1995

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  • Variants

    • Schwab, Simon, 1908-1995
    • Shṿab, Shimʻon, 1908-1995
    • שוואב, שמעון
    • שוואב, שמעון בן חנה ובן יהודה, 1908-1995
    • שוואב, שמעון בן יהודה
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1908-12-30
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1995-02-13
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation End: 1958
        • Organization: (naf) Shearith Israel Congregation (Baltimore, Md.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1958
        • Affiliation End: 1995
        • Organization: (naf) K'hal Adath Jeshurun (New York, N.Y.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Agudath Israel of America
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
    • Death Place

        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Darmstadt (Germany)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Gelsenkirchen (Germany)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Ichenhausen (Germany)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Baltimore (Md.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Washington Heights (New York, N.Y.)
    • Gender

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Bible. Prophets
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    • Sources

      • found: His Selected writings, c1988:t.p. (Shimon Schwab; Rav of Cong. K'hal Adath Jeshurun, Wash. Hgts., N.Y.) p. 9 (Simon Schwab; Shimʻon Shṿab) jkt. (b. 1908, in Frankfurt-am-Main; imm. USA '36)
      • found: Maʻayan bet ha-shoʼevah, 1994:t.p. (Shimʻon ben la-a.a.m. he-ḥ. R. Yehudah, z. ts. l.l.h.h., Shṿab)
      • found: Rav Schwab on prayer, 2002:t.p. (Rabbi Shimon Schwab, zatsal) p. ix, etc. (b. Dec. 30, 1908; d. Feb. 13, 1995)
      • found: Wikipedia, viewed October 17, 2018:Shimon Schwab (Orthodox rabbi and communal leader in Germany and the United States. Educated in Frankfurt am Main and in the yeshivot of Lithuania, he was rabbi in Darmstadt in 1931, Gelsenkirchen in 1933, and Ichenhausen, Bavaria from 1933 until his immigration to the United States with the rise of Nazism. He was rabbi at Shearith Israel in Baltimore from 1936 to 1958, and from 1958 until his death he served at Khal Adath Jeshurun in Washington Heights, Manhattan. He was an ideologue of Agudath Israel of America, specifically defending the Torah im Derech Eretz approach to Jewish life. He wrote several popular works of Jewish thought. Author of Rav Schwab on prayer and Rav Schwab on Iyov, Rav Schwab on Ezra and Nechemia, Bible sermons.) -
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      • 1989-11-06: new
      • 2018-10-25: revised
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