One circumstance even more intimidating for me as a chaplain than offering pastoral care to clergy is to do so for Holocaust survivors and their family members. I imagine it must be daunting for chevra kadisha (Jewish burial society) volunteers as well. The “prime directive” for...
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Tag: Holocaust Victims
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December 10, 2012 | 12:47 am
Peter Beinart explains in the Daily Beast why the White House is adopting what one adminstration official calls 'benign neglect'.
What America won’t do, however, unless events on the ground dramatically change, is appoint a big-name...
November 25, 2004 | 7:00 pm
Today, I am a nephew. Last weekend, the names of more than 3 million persons murdered in the Holocaust were posted on the Internet as part of a searchable database created by Yad Vashem in Jerusalem.
Yad Vashem was established in 1950 by an act of the Knesset, the Israeli...
February 7, 2002 | 7:00 pm