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Plaut, W. Gunther 1912-2012

Overview
Works: 170 works in 395 publications in 6 languages and 7,755 library holdings
Genres: Commentaries  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  History  Fiction  Sermons  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Librettist
Classifications: BS1225.3, 222.1077
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by W. Gunther Plaut
[Torah] = The Torah : a modern commentary by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

29 editions published between 1974 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nearly 25 years after the ground-breaking publication of the firstever English language liberal Torah commentary, we present The Torah: A Modern Commentary, Revised Edition. This volume features new highlights and makes it easier than ever to study, read, and teach Torah. This volume features updated commentary and translations, including a gender-sensitive version of the JPS translation, with largely gender-neutral God language and a completely fresh translation of Genesis and of the haftarot by the late Rabbi Chaim Stern. As Rabbi David Ellenson, President of the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, states, "This book provide a dazzling compendium of sources both classical and modern, and a variety of voices that will enhance worship and study of everyone."
The rise of Reform Judaism by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asylum : a moral dilemma by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

8 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Be-reshit] = Genesis by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

5 editions published in 1974 in 3 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vol. 1 -- Genesis
The case for the chosen people by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

8 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in French and English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Your neighbour is a Jew by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book of Proverbs; a commentary by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Sefer ha-hafṭarot] = The Haftarah commentary by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Jews in Minnesota : the first seventy-five years by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

9 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Torah] The Torah, a modern commentary by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the sound of many voices : writings contributed on the occasion of the 70th birthday of W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Judaism and the scientific spirit by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

6 editions published between 1962 and 2011 in Hebrew and English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rise of reform Judaism; a sourcebook of its European origins by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

14 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man in the blue vest and other stories by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hanging threads by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Refugee determination in Canada : a report to the Honourable Flora MacDonald, Minister of Employment and Immigration by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

12 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rabbi of words and deeds : essays in honour of the 90th birthday of W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Numbers = [Ba-midbar] by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sabbath as protest : thoughts on work and leisure in the automated society by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One voice : the selected sermons of W. Gunther Plaut by W. Gunther Plaut( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W. Gunther Plaut is an internationally recognized rabbi and scholar, and one of the greatest preachers of the twentieth century. He was born in Germany, but in 1935 fled the Nazis for the United States, where he became a rabbi. He served in Chicago and St. Paul, and, from 1961 to 1977 was Senior Rabbi of Holy Blossom Temple in Toronto. Upon his retirement he was appointed Senior Scholar. Published on the occasion of his ninety-fifth birthday, this collection of sermons delivered over a period of fifty years includes discussions about religion, faith, and God; ethics and values; being a Jew, Ref
 
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[Torah] = The Torah : a modern commentary
Alternative Names
Gunther Plaut Canadees rabbijn (1912-2012)

Gunther Plaut Canadian rabbi

Gunther Plaut kanadischer Rabbiner

Plaut, Gunther W. 1912-2012

Plaut, Gunther Wolf 1912-2012

Plaut, Moshe

Plaut W. Gunther

Plaut, W. Gunther, 1912-

Plaut, W. Gunther 1912-2012

Plaut, Wolf Guenter 1912-2012

Plaut, Wolf Gunther

Plaut, Wolf Gunther 1912-2012

Plaut, Wolfgang Gunther 1912-

Plaut, Wolfgang Gunther 1912-2012

Plaut Zeʼev Mošheh

Plaʼuṭ, Zeʼev Mosheh 1912-2012

Плаут, В. Гюнтер.

פלאוט, גונטר

פלאוט, זאב משה

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Asylum : a moral dilemma[Sefer ha-hafṭarot] = The Haftarah commentaryOne voice : the selected sermons of W. Gunther PlautThe price and privilege of growing oldOne voice : the selected sermons of W. Gunther Plaut