Lipschuetz, Baruch Isaac ben Israel
LIPSCHUETZ, BARUCH ISAAC BEN ISRAEL
LIPSCHUETZ, BARUCH ISAAC BEN ISRAEL (1812–1877), rabbi and author. The son of Israel b. Gedaliah *Lipschuetz, Lipschuetz was born in Wronki where his father was rabbi. In 1833 he was appointed to succeed his father there, but had to relinquish the appointment because of Akiva *Eger's resolute opposition to a young unmarried man of 21 functioning as religious leader of a community. He subsequently became rabbi of Landsberg, where he served until 1853, when he was invited to Mecklenburg-Schwerin to succeed David *Einhorn, the reform rabbi, because the central government wished to strengthen the Orthodox section of the community. In 1858 he was compelled to resign because of his firmness in religious matters. Henceforth he accepted no other communal appointment, and lived first in Hamburg and then in Berlin, where he died. He was the author of Ḥosen Shemu'el (n.d., n.p.), an abstract of the Shulḥan Arukh Even ha-Ezer (incomplete), and Torat Shemu'el (1867), a devotional work. His Beit Shemu'el and Shemesh u-Magen remain in manuscript. He edited and republished his father's famous commentary on the Mishnah, Tiferet Yisrael, to which he made many editions. Some of his sermons were published in Ettlinger-Enoch's Shomer Ẓiyyon ha-Ne'eman.
A. Walden, Shem ha-Gedolim he-Ḥadash, 1 (1864), 40b, no. 319; H.N. Maggid-Steinschneider, Ir Vilna (1900), 39; E. Duckesz, Chachme ahw (1908), 126 (Heb. section); Berliner, in: mgwj, 50 (1906), 217.
[Samuel Abba Horodezky]
"Lipschuetz, Baruch Isaac ben Israel." Encyclopaedia Judaica. . Encyclopedia.com. (October 20, 2018). http://www.encyclopedia.com/religion/encyclopedias-almanacs-transcripts-and-maps/lipschuetz-baruch-isaac-ben-israel
"Lipschuetz, Baruch Isaac ben Israel." Encyclopaedia Judaica. . Retrieved October 20, 2018 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/religion/encyclopedias-almanacs-transcripts-and-maps/lipschuetz-baruch-isaac-ben-israel
Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).
Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.
Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:
Modern Language Association
The Chicago Manual of Style
American Psychological Association
- Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
- In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.