Edward A. Goldman - Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion
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Edward A. Goldman, Rabbi, Ph.D.

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(513) 221-7444
Professor Emeritus Israel and Ida G. Bettan Chair in Midrash and Homiletics


Rabbinical Program, Cincinnati
Academic Field: 
Rabbinics and Liturgy

Dr. Goldman is Professor Emeritus, Israel and Ida Bettan Professor of Midrash and Homiletics, Professor of Rabbinics, and Editor of the Hebrew Union College Annual at HUC-JIR/Cincinnati.

He attended Harvard College and Hebrew University in Jerusalem.

Dr. Goldman received rabbinical ordination from HUC-JIR in 1969, where he also earned his Ph.D. in 1974. His specialty is rabbinic literature, primarily Talmud and Midrash.

Selected Publications and Edited Works

The Jerusalem 1994 Conference Volume, Scholars Press, 1996

The London 1996 Conference Volume, Scholars Press, 1996

Public Lecture Topics
Translating the Palestinian Talmud: What Do I Translate?
Reform Judaism and The Law
Healing in The Rabbinic Literature