Resolution on Welcoming Chancellor Arnold M. Eisen to The Jewish Theological Seminary

Whereas Professor Arnold M. Eisen, steeped in the institutions and traditions of Conservative Judaism, is a distinguished scholar in the field of American Judaism;

Whereas Professor Arnold M. Eisen has contributed significantly to the revitalization of modern American Jewish life by teaching its leadership the core values of Judaism; and

Whereas Professor Arnold M. Eisen, a graduate of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, has demonstrated a deep commitment to Israel and Zionism.

Therefore be it resolved that the Rabbinical Assembly warmly welcome Professor Arnold M. Eisen as the new chancellor of The Jewish Theological Seminary as he assumes its helm of leadership and wish him much success in all his endeavors.

Passed by the Rabbinical Assembly Plenum, February, 2007