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Isaac Edward Kiev

Isaac Edward Kiev, American clergyman. Member American Academy Religion Society Biblical Literature, Hebrew Language Academy, American Academy Jewish Research, American Jewish History Society, American Oriental Society, Israel Exploration Society, Society Jewish Bibliophies, Mekize Nirdamin Society.

Background

  • Kiev, Isaac Edward was born on March 21, 1905 in New York City. Son of Nathan and Anna (Radin) Kiev.

  • Education

    • Student Columbia, 1924-1926. M.H.L., Rabbi, Jewish Institute Religion, 1927. Doctor of Divinity, Hebrew Union College, 1956.

    Career

    • June 1964); children—Ari, Aviva (Mistress Avigdor Warsha). Research assistant Jewish Institute Religion, 1927-1928. Assistant librarian Hebrew Bibliographer, 1928-1943.

      Librarian Hebrew Union College Jewish Institute Religion, 1943-1975. Chaplain Department Hosps., New York City, 1927-1975, Sea View Hospital Synagogue, 1930-1975. Acting rabbi Free Synagogue Westchester, 1957.

      Associate rabbi Congregation Habonim, New York City, 1968-1975. Secretary Jewish Cultural Reconstrn. New York, 1949-1951, Jewish Book Council American, 1970.

      Trustee Alexander Kohut Foundation, Nissan Touroff Foundation. Chairman of the board of trustees Israel Matz Foundation.

    Works

    • Associate editor Jewish Book Annual, 1952-1975, Studies in Bibliography and Booklore, 1953-1975. Translation Kafra Haggadah, 1949. Contributor articles mags., anns.

    Membership

    Member American Academy Religion Society Biblical Literature, Hebrew Language Academy, American Academy Jewish Research, American Jewish History Society, American Oriental Society, Israel Exploration Society, Society Jewish Bibliophies, Mekize Nirdamin Society.

    Connections

    • Married Mary B. Nover, December 20, 1930 (deceased. Children: Ari, Aviva (Mistress Avigdor Warsha).
    • father: Nathan Kiev
    • mother: Anna (Radin) Kiev
    • spouse: Mary B. Nover
    • children: Ari Kiev
    • Aviva Kiev (Mistress Avigdor Warsha)
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    Born March 21, 1905
    Died November 3, 1975
    (aged 70)
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