Edgar Magnin

Edgar Magnin

Edgar Magnin (July 1, 1890 – July 17, 1984) was rabbi and spiritual leader of Wilshire Boulevard Temple (previously Congregation B’nai B’rith), the oldest Jewish congregation in Los Angeles, California. Magnin served at the temple for 69 years and was considered one of the most prominent Jewish leaders in the United States, sometimes called the "Rabbi to the Stars" because of his close connections to the Hollywood film industry.


Inauguration Day Prayer for President Richard M. Nixon by Rabbi Edgar F. Magnin (1969)

Contributed on: ד׳ באייר ה׳תשע״ה (2015-04-23) by United States Congressional Record | Edgar Magnin |

This prayer by Rabbi Edgar F. Magnin was recorded in the United States’ Congressional Record on January 20, 1969. . . .