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Rabbi Martin M. Weitz, 1958-1989

Identifier: B111.10.0010.0006


Martin M. Weitz, the son of Joseph and Rosa Weitz (see B111.10.0010.0005) was born in Denver in 1907. He was ordained as a rabbi in 1934 at the Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati, Ohio and went on to earn several more degrees from various institutes of higher education across the country. Martin Weitz was incredibly active in the Jewish population, serving various communities as a spiritual leader, professor, writer, as well as a pioneer in the scholarship of interfaith relations. Dr. Weitz died in California in 1992.


  • 1958-1989


From the File: 1 Items (Contains (10) file folders) : Legal document box

Scope and Contents

File contains many papers and publications, from 1958 to 1989, of Rabbi Martin M. Weitz who grew up in Denver and was a visiting scholar at the Center for Judaic Studies at DU. File includes the book "Ten Commandments for Modern Living: an Anthology" edited by Albert G. Minda and Martin M. Weitz.

Repository Details

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