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Yitzchak Meir Goodman

rabbi

Yitzchak Meir Goodman, American rabbi. Ordained rabbi, 1956. Member Rabbinical Council American, Rabbinic Council Far Rockaway (chairman since 1990).

Background

Goodman, Yitzchak Meir was born on January 3, 1933 in Brooklyn. Son of Hyman and Anna (Zucker) Goodman.

Education

Bachelor, Yeshiva University, 1954. Doctor of Education, Yeshiva University, 1978. Master of Arts, Hunter College, 1957.

Career

Rabbi, Congregation Sons of Israel, Astoria, New York, 1959-1976;rabbi, Young Israel of Far Rockaway (New York), since 1976;member of faculty, Frisch High School, Paramus, New Jersey, since 1974. Founder, principal Hebrew Academy of West Queens (New York), 1966-1967.

Achievements

  • Ordained rabbi, 1956.

Works

  • Author Biblical commentary The Gem Collection, 1991.

Membership

Member Rabbinical Council American, Rabbinic Council Far Rockaway (chairman since 1990).

Connections

Married Batya Gluck, June 20, 1957. Children: Yisroel, Miriam, Benjamin, Bina.

father:
Hyman Goodman

mother:
Anna (Zucker) Goodman

spouse:
Batya Gluck

children:
Yisroel Goodman

Miriam Goodman

Benjamin Goodman

Bina Goodman