Arnold E. Resnicoff

Arnold E. Resnicoff

Arnold E. Resnicoff (born 1946) is an American Conservative rabbi who served as a military officer and military chaplain. He served in Vietnam and Europe before attending rabbinical school. He then served as a U.S. Navy Chaplain for almost 25 years. He promoted the creation of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and delivered the closing prayer at its 1982 dedication. In 1984 the President of the United States spoke on his eyewitness account of the 1983 Beirut barracks bombing. After retiring from the military he was National Director of Interreligious Affairs for the American Jewish Committee and served as Special Assistant (for Values and Vision) to the Secretary and Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force, serving at the equivalent military rank of Brigadier General. Resnicoff holds several degrees, including an honorary doctorate. His awards include the Defense Superior Service Medal, the Department of the Air Force Decoration for Exceptional Civilian Service, and the Chapel of Four Chaplains Hall of Heroes Gold Medallion. (via his entry in Wikipedia)

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A Prayer for Veterans Day, by Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff, Chaplain, USN (Retired)

Contributed on: כ״ד במרחשון ה׳תשפ״א (2020-11-11) by Arnold E. Resnicoff |

A virtual prayer for Veterans Day 2020. . . .


Memorial Day Prayer at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, by Rabbi Arnold Resnicoff on 31 May 2021

Contributed on: כ״א בסיון ה׳תשפ״א (2021-05-31) by Arnold E. Resnicoff |

Invocation for a Memorial Day ceremony at the Washington DC Vietnam War Veterans Memorial. . . .


Memorial Day Prayer at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, by Rabbi Arnold Resnicoff on 25 May 2020

Contributed on: כ״ח באייר ה׳תש״פ (2020-05-22) by Arnold E. Resnicoff |

Invocation for a virtual Memorial Day ceremony at the Washington DC Vietnam War Veterans Memorial. . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. House of Representatives: Rabbi Arnold Resnicoff on 23 October 2020

Contributed on: ה׳ במרחשון ה׳תשפ״א (2020-10-23) by United States Congressional Record | Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. House of Representatives on 23 October 2020. . . .


Memorial Day Prayer at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, by Rabbi Arnold Resnicoff on 28 May 2018

Contributed on: א׳ בטבת ה׳תשע״ט (2018-12-09) by Arnold E. Resnicoff |

A prayer offered by Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff at the Vietnam War Memorial on Memorial Day May 28th 2018. . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. House of Representatives: Rabbi Arnold Resnicoff on 30 December 2019

Contributed on: ג׳ בטבת ה׳תש״פ (2019-12-30) by United States Congressional Record | Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. House of Representatives on 30 December 2019. . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. House of Representatives: Rabbi Arnold Resnicoff on 26 December 2019

Contributed on: כ״ח בכסלו ה׳תש״פ (2019-12-26) by United States Congressional Record | Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. House of Representatives on 26 December 2019. . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. House of Representatives: Rabbi Arnold Resnicoff on 29 November 2019

Contributed on: ב׳ בכסלו ה׳תש״פ (2019-11-29) by United States Congressional Record | Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. House of Representatives on 29 November 2019. . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. House of Representatives: Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff on 6 February 2019

Contributed on: ב׳ באדר א׳ ה׳תשע״ט (2019-02-06) by Arnold E. Resnicoff | United States Congressional Record |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. House of Representatives on 6 February 2019. . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. House of Representatives: Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff on 20 November 2018

Contributed on: ט״ו בכסלו ה׳תשע״ט (2018-11-23) by United States Congressional Record | Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. House of Representatives on 20 November 2018. . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. House of Representatives: Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff on 1 September 2017

Contributed on: ט״ו באייר ה׳תשע״ח (2018-04-29) by United States Congressional Record | Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. House of Representatives on 1 September 2017. . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. House of Representatives: Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff on 18 August 2017

Contributed on: ט״ו באייר ה׳תשע״ח (2018-04-29) by United States Congressional Record | Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. House of Representatives on 18 August 2017 . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. House of Representatives: Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff on 18 July 2016

Contributed on: י׳ בתמוז ה׳תשע״ח (2018-06-23) by United States Congressional Record | Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. House of Representatives on 18 July 2016. . . .


Prayer at the National Commemoration of the 34th Anniversary of the Beirut Barracks Bombing, by Rabbi Arnold Resnicoff 23 October 2017

Contributed on: א׳ בטבת ה׳תשע״ט (2018-12-09) by Arnold E. Resnicoff |

A prayer delivered by Rabbi Arnold Resnicoff at the commemoration for the 34th anniversary of the 1982 Beirut Barracks Bombing. . . .


Prayer at the Presidential Signing Ceremony for the Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell Repeal Act, by Rabbi Arnold Resnicoff on 22 December 2010

Contributed on: א׳ בטבת ה׳תשע״ט (2018-12-09) by Arnold E. Resnicoff |

A prayer offered by Rabbi Arnold Resnicoff at the Presidential signing ceremony for the repeal of the “Don’t Ask Don’t Tell” (DADT) law on December 22, 2010, in Washington, D.C. . . .


תפילה לשלום צוות אח״י אילת | Prayer for the Welfare of the Navy Personnel of the “INS Eilat,” by Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau (1993)

Contributed on: א׳ באייר ה׳תשפ״א (2021-04-13) by Aharon N. Varady (translation) | Arnold E. Resnicoff | Yisrael Meir Lau |

A prayer for the well-being of the Navy personnel assigned to the newly built Sa’ar 5 corvette, INS Eilat, in 1993. . . .


Prayers that Hurt: Public Prayer in Interfaith Settings, by Rabbi Chaplain (Captain) Arnold E. Resnicoff, USN, Ret. (1987, 2009)

Contributed on: י״ג באדר א׳ ה׳תשע״ט (2019-02-17) by Arnold E. Resnicoff |

Suggestions for chaplains on offering public prayers in interfaith settings. . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. Senate: Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff on 16 June 2003

Contributed on: ט״ז בכסלו ה׳תשע״ט (2018-11-24) by United States Congressional Record | Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. Senate on 16 June 2003. . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. Senate: Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff on 13 June 2003

Contributed on: ט״ז בכסלו ה׳תשע״ט (2018-11-24) by United States Congressional Record | Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. Senate on 13 June 2003. . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. Senate: Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff on 21 May 2003

Contributed on: ט״ז בכסלו ה׳תשע״ט (2018-11-24) by United States Congressional Record | Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. Senate on 21 May 2003. . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. Senate: Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff on 19 May 2003

Contributed on: ט״ז בכסלו ה׳תשע״ט (2018-11-24) by United States Congressional Record | Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. Senate on 19 May 2003. . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. Senate: Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff on 5 May 2003

Contributed on: ט״ז בכסלו ה׳תשע״ט (2018-11-24) by United States Congressional Record | Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. Senate on 5 May 2003. . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. Senate: Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff on 29 April 2003

Contributed on: ט״ז בכסלו ה׳תשע״ט (2018-11-23) by United States Congressional Record | Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. Senate on 29 April 2003. . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. Senate: Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff on 28 April 2003

Contributed on: ט״ז בכסלו ה׳תשע״ט (2018-11-23) by United States Congressional Record | Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. Senate on 28 April 2003. . . .


Prayer of the Guest Chaplain of the U.S. Senate: Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff on 22 January 2003

Contributed on: ט״ז בכסלו ה׳תשע״ט (2018-11-23) by United States Congressional Record | Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The Opening Prayer given in the U.S. Senate on 22 January 2003. . . .


Prayer at the National Civic Commemoration of the Days of Remembrance of the Victims of the Holocaust, by Rabbi Arnold Resnicoff on 27 April 1987

Contributed on: א׳ בטבת ה׳תשע״ט (2018-12-09) by Arnold E. Resnicoff |

This prayer was delivered by the U.S. Navy Chaplain, Rabbi Arnold E. Resnicoff, at the 1987 National Civic Commemoration of the Days of Remembrance, in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda. It was first published in Days of remembrance of the victims of the Holocaust: a Department of Defense guide for commemorative observance (Office of the Secretary of Defence, 1988). . . .


Prayer at the Dedication of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial by Rabbi Arnold Resnicoff on 13 November 1982

Contributed on: א׳ בטבת ה׳תשע״ט (2018-12-09) by Arnold E. Resnicoff |

The closing prayer at the Nov 13, 1982 dedication of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC. by Rabbi (Navy Chaplain) Arnold E. Resnicoff. . . .