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Sidney B. Hoenig

educator

Sidney B. Hoenig, American educator.

Background

Hoenig, Sidney B. was born on April 6, 1907 in New York City. Son of Joseph and Lena (Goldfarb) Hoenig.

Education

B.S.S., College City New York, 1927. Rabbi, Yeshiva U., 1931, D.L.H., 1975. Doctor of Philosophy., Dropsie College, 1934.

Career

Ednl. director Young Israel Movement, 1939-1941. Principal Hebrew Teacher., Training School Girls, 1941-1945. Jewish chaplain Brooklyn House Detention, 1947-1975.

Director adult education Yeshiva U., 1955-1971, professor Jewish history, 1934-1976, dean Bernard Revel Graduate School, 1971-1975, professor emeritus, 1975-1979. Adjunct Professor Talmudic Studies Dropsie U., 1977. President Jewish book council Jewish Welfare Board National Endowment Humanities fellow, 1975-1976.

Author: Passover Haggadah, 1949. The Great Sanhedrin, 1953. A Guide to the Prophets, 1957.

Jewish Identity, 1965. Doctor Revel: Rabbinics and Research, 1968. Solomon Zeitlin Bibliography, 1971.

Doctor Belkin: Jewish Law and Lore. Also articles. Contributor Encyclopedia British, Jewish Quarterly Review, Interpreters Dictionary of the Bible, Encyclopedia Judaica. Home: Rockaway Park, New York.

Works

  • Author: Passover Haggadah, 1949. The Great Sanhedrin, 1953. A Guide to the Prophets, 1957.

    Jewish Identity, 1965. Doctor Revel: Rabbinics and Research, 1968. Solomon Zeitlin Bibliography, 1971.

    Doctor Belkin: Jewish Law and Lore. Also articles. Contributor Encyclopedia British, Jewish Quarterly Review, Interpreters Dictionary of the Bible, Encyclopedia Judaica.

Connections

Married Ann Whitehorn, March 28, 1939. Children: Hava, Joseph (deceased), Herschel, Fredda, Jacob.

father:
Joseph Hoenig

mother:
Lena (Goldfarb) Hoenig

spouse:
Ann Whitehorn

children:
Hava Hoenig

Joseph Hoenig (deceased)

Herschel Hoenig

Fredda Hoenig

Jacob Hoenig