Death and Meaning

By David Wolpe

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), September 2003

The author reflects on death in preparation for Yizkor, the memorial prayer recited on Yom Kippur and other holy days. He describes how death often colors everything about life and asserts that the quest for understanding death cannot be too quickly dismissed.

Topic: Memorial, Prayer, Death and Mourning, Meaning, Holidays

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.34/no.603

Page Number(s): 1-2

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Wolpe, David. Death and Meaning. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). September 2003: 1-2. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6995


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