The Messiah

By Joel Rosenberg

Response, Fall 1972

A poem about the abandonment of sexual taboos in the light of overwhelming horror. The poet writes of the sins of incest and immorality that accompanied the death of the Shoah and the Diaspora, and the messiah freeing those sinners.

Topic: Halakha, Morality, Poetry, Jewish Law, Ethics, Shoah, Sexuality, Holocaust

Name of Publication: Response: A Contemporary Jewish Review

Editor: Novak, Bill

Volume/Issue: Vol.6/No.3

Page Number(s): 44-45

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Genre: Poem

Coverage: Germany , Iraq , Poland

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

Copyright Information: Download for personal use, freely distribute link

Bibliographic Information:
Rosenberg, Joel. The Messiah. Response: A Contemporary Jewish Review. Response. Fall 1972: 44-45.


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