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Amiel Wohl, American Rabbi. Founder Black-Jewish dialogue group Coalition for Mutual Respect; chaplain Maryland. Law Enforcement Officers.; auxiliary Jewish chaplain United States Air Force James Connally Air Base, Waco, Texas, McClennan Air Force Base, Sacramento, California.

Background

Wohl, Amiel was born on June 29, 1930 in Cincinnati. Son of Samuel and Belle (Myers) Wohl.

Education

Bachelor, University Cincinnati, 1953. MHL, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute Religion, 1957. Doctor of Divinity (honorary), Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute Religion, 1983.

Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), College of New Rochelle, 1992.

Career

Senior rabbi, Temple Israel of New Rochelle, New York, since 1973. President Interreligious Council New Rochelle, 1981-1982, Westchester Jewish Conference, 1978-1979, Westchester Board Rabbis, 1977-1978, Northern Pacific region Zionist Organisation American, 1969-1972. Member Executive Board CCAR, 1980-1982.

Chaplain California State Senate, 1972. Rabbinic overseer Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute Religion. With radio broadcast service in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut areas.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

Founder Black-Jewish dialogue group Coalition for Mutual Respect. Chaplain Maryland. Law Enforcement Officers. Auxiliary Jewish chaplain United States Air Force James Connally Air Base, Waco, Texas, McClennan Air Force Base, Sacramento, California.

Connections

Married Ivy Lowenthal, August 12, 1981. Children: Susan, Dewey, John, Daniel, Beatrice.

father:
Samuel Wohl

mother:
Belle (Myers) Wohl

spouse:
Ivy Lowenthal

child:
Daniel Wohl

child:
Susan Wohl

child:
John Wohl

child:
Dewey Wohl

child:
Beatrice Wohl