BRONFMAN--Edgar M. The World Jewish Congress mourns the passing of Edgar M. Bronfman, our President from 1979 to 2007. He was an unwavering Jewish Leader and visionary. He believed that every Jew is responsible for one another, and his legacy will be forever remembered in the annals of the history of the Jewish People. The World Jewish Congress extends it's heartfelt condolences to the Bronfman family. May they be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem. Ronald S. Lauder, President Robert Singer, CEO

Published in The New York Times on Dec. 23, 2013