Joseph ben Moses (Ashkenazi), Darshan of Przemyslany
JOSEPH BEN MOSES (Ashkenazi), DARSHAN OF PRZEMYSLANY
JOSEPH BEN MOSES (Ashkenazi ), DARSHAN OF PRZEMYSLANY (17th century), rabbi, preacher, and dayyan. He was noted for his derashot of admonishment. The *Councils of the Lands approved the publication of Ketonet Passim (Lublin, 1691) and Ẓafenat Pa'ne'aḥ he-Ḥadash (Frankfurt on the Oder, 1694), two collections of his sermons. Joseph is also the author of Keter Yosef (Berlin, 1700), a commentary on liturgy. He was suspected of Shabbatean leanings.
I. Halpern (ed.), Pinkas Va'ad Arba Araẓot (1945), 209, 213f.; idem, Yehudim-ve-Yahadut be-Mizraḥ Eiropah (1968), 85, 95.