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Rabbi Chaim Glotzer

April 23rd, 2009 · 3 Comments

Moreh Dasrah Congregation Tiferes Zion, Newark, NJ
d. 23 Av, 1949 (5709)
The Rav was born in the town of Kobrin (a suburb of Grodno), his father who was of chasidic descent sent him to study at the yeshiva Lomsha and thereafter in Slabodka where he was considered a prize student of Rabbi Moshe Mordechai Epstein.
The Rav was ordained by the leading Rabbanim of the generation among them Rav Yosef Zundel Salant and Rav Meir Atlas of Kobrin. After serving in various communities in Eastern Europe, Rav Glotzer settled in Newark, NJ. He soon joined the ranks of the Agudath Harabonim, Agudath Harabonim of New Jersey, and the Vaad Harabonim of Newark. The Rav was also a founding member of Yeshiva Tomchei Timmen Lubavitch of Newark.
Rav Glotzer safer (bbok) titled Pri Chaim remains in manuscript form.
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Directions to kever:

Beth Abraham Cemeteries
616 S Orange Ave
Newark, NJ 07106
(973) 375-0717
Photo Credit: Jack Berger Lakewood, NJ

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3 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Chaim Dovid // Apr 24, 2009 at 2:58 pm

    Like so many other neighborhoods Newark was one a bustling Jewish neighborhood.
    Many Rabbonim are buried in Newark.

  • 2 azi // Apr 26, 2009 at 1:54 am

    Does anyone have a list of Jewish cemeteries in Newkark?

  • 3 Nechunya // Nov 3, 2014 at 12:05 pm

    does anyone has information about his manuscripts?

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