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B'nai B'rith

(bənā` brĭth) [Heb.,= Sons of the Covenant], oldest and largest Jewish service organization in the world, founded (1843) in New York by American Jews "to provide service to their own people and to humanity at large." The organization has branches throughout the world. Its divisions include the Hillel Foundation (for Jewish college students), the Anti-Defamation League (a civil-rights organization), and B'nai B'rith Women. B'nai B'rith has about 500,000 members in 58 countries. The national office, located in Washington, D.C., publishes the International Jewish Monthly and other periodicals.
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2) B'nai Brith is a predominantly secular, rather than a religious, Jewish organization; Frank Dimant sets an anti-religious, specifically anti-Catholic, tone with his pronouncements, even though his letter did not vilify Catholicism by name.
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on Tuesday, April 8 followed by burial at B'nai Brith Cemetery, 6 Sutton Lane, Worcester.
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