Why a Bar Mitzvah at Age 57

By Harold Wershow

Eugene Borowitz, May 14, 1982

The author explains that he had a Bar Mitzvah ceremony at age 57 in order to pay tribute to the endurance of Judaism in the face of adversity.

Topic: Continuity, Ritual, Jewish Identification, Jewish Continuity, Community Building

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

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.12/no.234

Page Number(s): 111-112

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Wershow, Harold. Why a Bar Mitzvah at Age 57. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 14 May 1982: 111-112. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=10417


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