Abraham Cohen (editor)

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Abraham Cohen (1887, Reading, Berkshire - 1957) was a Jewish-British scholar.[1] He was the editor of the Soncino Books of the Bible and also participated in the Soncino translation of the Talmud and Midrash.[2][3] He attended the University of London and Cambridge and was a minister of Birmingham Hebrew Congregation from 1933. He also participated actively in the World Jewish Congress and the Zionist movement.[4]

Works[edit]

  • Everyman's Talmud The Major Teachings of the Rabbinic Sages (1932)
  • The Parting of the Ways: Judaism and the Rise of Christianity (1954)
  • Introduction and commentary, The Psalms (1950)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 24 July 2011. Retrieved 5 March 2010.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ http://www.randomhouse.com/author/results.pperl?authorid=5257
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 24 July 2011. Retrieved 5 March 2010.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ https://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=it&u=http://www.ibs.it/code/9788842057338/cohen-abraham/talmud.html&ei=NZKRS83BJY-OkQX39sHwDA&sa=X&oi=translate&ct=result&resnum=7&ved=0CB8Q7gEwBjgK&prev=/search%3Fq%3D%2522Abraham%2BCohen%2522%2B1887%2B1957%26start%3D10%26hl%3Den%26sa%3DN