Jewish Journal

Search our Archives!

Email to a Friend

Facing Death, How Do You Live?

Four rabbis who have battled cancer answer the central High Holy Day question.

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/rosh_hashanah/article/facing_death_how_do_you_live_20090916

Mortality. The purpose of existence. How to live. These are all themes forced into our consciousness by the High Holy Days, with its liturgical focus onthe fleeting nature of existence, the imminence of death, the opportunity for renewal.

Recipient email:
Your email:
What's this word?