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Publication Date: January 1914

Author(s): Maurice B. Hexter

Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive

Topic: Culture and religion (Religion and religious groups)
Culture and religion (Cultural heritage and preservation)

Keywords: Jewish Outreach; Education; Assimilation; Religion

Type: Newsletter

Coverage: United States


If it is true that the right of an institution to be called a Jewish institution depends upon the extent to which it asserts Jewish ideals and presents distinctively Jewish tendencies in its activities, then, taking as a barometer of Jewishness, Hanukah celebrations during the Christmas week, there are but four community organizations that have the privilege to be called Jewish institutions.

In Bulletin of the National Conference of Jewish Charities 1913-1914, Baltimore, Vol.IV:6, ed. Lee F. Frankel.