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Laderman, Manuel, Rabbi, 1909-1989

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: August 25, 1909 - November 27, 1989

Rabbi Laderman was born 8/25/09 in New York City and became Rebbi of the Hebrew Educational Alliance in 1932. He died in Denver on November 27, 1989.

Citation

found: His Letters of faith, c1991: t.p. (Rabbi Manuel Laderman) p. xiii (b. 8-25-1909 in New York City; became rabbi of the Denver Congregation Hebrew Education Alliance in 1932; d. 11-27-89)
Rabbi Manuel Laderman (August 25, 1909 - November 27, 1989) was a Rabbi at the Congregation Hebrew Educational Alliance for 47 years, beginning in 1932. The Denver General Hospital dedicated the Regional Trauma Center to him on April 12, 1994. He earned his ordination in the early 1930s from the Hebrew Theological College, and then earned his Ph.D. in Theology. He was a professor at the Denver campus of the University of Colorado before serving the Congregation Hebrew Educational Alliance for 47 years. He spent 57 years as a Rabbi, and was widely recognized as one of the top ranking Denver clergymen from all faiths. He spent his life working on civil rights, improving relations between Jews and Christians. He helped the Allied Jewish Community Center to enlist the widest possible support of the United Jewish Appeal in order to relieve Jews in Europe after World War II. He also served with great distinction as chairman of the Denver board of Health and Hospitals, president of the Adult Education Council of Denver, Trustee of the Denver Symphony Society, and Board member of the Allied Jewish Federation, the American Red Cross and the American Medical Center.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Hebrew Educational Alliance Records

 Collection
Identifier: B159
Overview The Hebrew Educational Alliance was founded in 1932 and became the largest congregation on Denver's west side. The Hebrew Educational Alliance was created as a result of the ''alliance'' between the Beth David Hebrew School Sisterhood and Brotherhood, and the Denver Hebrew Institute. The combined synagogue and Hebrew School was organized along Orthodox lines. On October 25, 1932, Rabbi Manuel Laderman arrived in Denver to serve as the first Rabbi of the Hebrew Educational Alliance. In 1994,...
Dates: 1940-2007