This Day in Jewish History 1854: Europe's First Modern Rabbinical Seminary Opens

The Juedisch-Theologisches Seminar (Jewish Theological Seminary) operated from 1854 until 1938, ordaining some 250 rabbis.

On this day in 1854, the Juedisch-Theologisches Seminar (Jewish Theological Seminary) opened, in Breslau, then Germany, today Poland. The...