Bringing to Life the Waters of Miriam

By Elaine Zecher

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), March 2005

Rabbi Zecher addresses the ritual of Miriam's cup, which has been increasing in popularity in recent years. She says that currently it is modeled precisely on Elijah's cup, but that there are better ways to properly honor Miriam's place in the Exodus narrative and her gift of providing water.

Topic: Ritual, Feminism, Renewal and Renaissance, Holidays

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

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.35/no.619

Page Number(s): 1-2

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Zecher, Elaine. Bringing to Life the Waters of Miriam. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). March 2005: 1-2.


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