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Rabbi Ben Kamin [1953--]is a nationally-known clergyman, teacher, counselor, and the author of seven books on human values. He is a scholar on Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. He has led congregations in Toronto, New York, Cleveland, and San Diego since his ordination in 1978. He has published over 1000 articles about community life in newspapers around the world, ranging from The New York Times to The International Herald Tribune. He has been quoted in the Ann Landers column and in the Congressional Record. He appears frequently on radio and television and serves on several national boards dealing with community affairs and interfaith relations. He is the father of two adult children and lives in San Diego. Rabbi Kamin holds the degree of Doctor of Divinity from Hebrew Union College.

In 2007, Ben Kamin was elected to the American Society of Journalists and Authors. His newest book, Nothing Like Sunshine: A Story in the Aftermath of the MLK Assassination," will be published in 2010 by Michigan State University Press. A documentary based upon the book is being planned by Enduring Freedom Productions.Kamin resigned from the San Diego Rabbinical Association after creating, in 2004, an independent agency that services interfaith situations called Reconciliation: The Synagogue Without Walls. Kamin has auditioned on the Broadway stage and was a finalist for the position of Commissioner of Baseball in 1993.

In August, 2008, Kamin was named a national columnist ("Spiritual Life Examiner")http://www.examiner.com/x-689-Spiritual-Life-Examiner?cid=examiner-email for the Examiner.com. He continues to speak and write about inclusiveness and ecumenism. Kamin now hosts a spirituality talk show on regional PBS television, "Reconciliation with Rabbi Ben Kamin."

Rabbi Kamin has expressed grave concerns over the lifting of the excommunications of the bishops of the Society of Saint Pius X, especially in the case of controversial bishop Richard Williamson.

He was slated to speak at the National Civil Rights Museum-Lorraine Motel in Memphis on April 4, 2010, the anniversary of the assassination of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Total Books: 11
I Don't Know What to Believe Making Spiritual Peace with Your Religion
Dangerous Friendship Stanley Levison Martin Luther King Jr and The Kennedy Brothers
Room 306 The National Story of the Lorraine Motel
Nothing Like Sunshine A Story in the Aftermath of the MLK Assassination
The Spirit Behind The News
2009 - The Spirit Behind the News (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780981609560
ISBN-10: 0981609562
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Remora
2007 - Remora (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780805974539
ISBN-10: 0805974539
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Path of the Soul  Making Peace with Mortality
Thinking Passover  A Rabbi's Book of Holiday Values
1997 - Thinking Passover a Rabbi's Book of Holiday Values (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780525941316
ISBN-10: 0525941312
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
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Raising a Thoughtful Teenager A Book of Answers and Values for Parents
Raising a Thoughtful Teenager A Book of Answers and Values for Parents
Stones in the Soul One Day in the Life of an American Rabbi
Stones in the Soul One Day in the Life of an American Rabbi (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780025606555
ISBN-10: 0025606557
Genre: Religion & Spirituality
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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