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Edgar Bronfman Dead

Billionaire Devoted To Jewish Survival Dies At 84

Religion News Service | Cathy Lynn Grossman | Posted 12.24.2013 | Religion

(RNS) Billionaire industrialist Edgar Bronfman Sr., who gave generously to Jewish philanthropy from his share of the Seagram Co.’s fortune, focused ...

Will Anyone Fill Bronfman's Chair?

Rabbi Yonah Bookstein | Posted 02.22.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Yonah Bookstein

Bronfman, in his role as President of the Samuel Bronfman Foundation, also gave generously to Jewish causes. It is unlikely that anyone will ever support such a broad range of Jewish organizations and causes ever again.

Edgar Bronfman -- Our Moses of the 20th Century

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 02.22.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Jason Miller

"Edgar was deeply committed to making Judaism relevant to all those who were seeking it. He sought to build a big tent, open for vigorous debate, impassioned questioning, and full of joy."