JOSEPH GELBERMAN
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GELBERMAN--Rabbi Joseph H., 98, born April 27, 1012 in Hungary, passed away peacefully, at home, September 9, attended by his beloved cantor Judith Steel and other friends. The Father of Interfaith, Rabbi Gelberman founded The New Synagogue, The New Seminary (For Interfaith Studies), The Rabbinical Seminary, Int, All Faiths Seminary and The Rabbinical Fellowship of America, Int. He will be remembered as a deeply Joyfilled being, who inspired everyone around him to live LIFE according to the Cabalistic interpretation: L- Loving unconditionally, I-Inspiring Unconditionally, F-Forgiving unconditionally, E-Excited unconditionally. His life blesses us every day. We will miss him always. Rest in Peace Rebbe. The New Synagogue Rabbi Roger Ross Rabbi Stuart Paris Cantor Judith Steel


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Published in New York Times on Sep. 14, 2010.
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August 11, 2020
Rabbi Gelberman was a visionary, a trailblazer in the Interfaith movement. A kind and loving soul who always saw the light in people.
Rev.Kathleen T. Regan
Student
October 10, 2010
Rabbi was a life long inspiration to me and I will miss him deeply..
Terry Nazon
September 20, 2010
May Rabbi Gelberman's Memory be for A Blessing
September 15, 2010
RABBI JOSEPH GELBERMAN, A SPIRITUAL MASTER OF DEEP JEWISH MYSTICAL THOUGHT AND ACTION.

THIS IS A GREAT GIANT THAT HAS PASSED AND AS TIME MOVES ON, THE WORLD WILL GIVE PRAISE AND RECOGNITION TO HIS ACHIEVEMENTS AND HUMANITY.

ALVIN OSTROW, GRADUATE NEW SEMINARY 1982
ALVIN OSTROW
September 15, 2010
I have never had someone I knew so briefly impact me so powerfully. Rebbe's legacy will last forever.
Ted Bowen
September 15, 2010
Rabbi Joseph Gelberman will truly be missed by all.

Rabbi Dennis Tobin
Maplewood, New Jersey
Rabbi Dennis Tobin
September 14, 2010
Rebbe will always have a place in my heart. He was one of the most amazing people I've ever met, and I've learned so much about how to live life by his example. It was an honor to be his studen.
Rabbi Torey Bowen
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