Doing Kaddish

By Anne Brener

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), September 2003

The author, a psychotherapist, asserts that while the words of kaddish and the kaddish minyan provide the fixed choreography of the mourner's prayer, the kaddish is much more than can be perceived from the outside. She describes her own writing on death as well as some of the pioneering literature on Jewish approaches to death and mourning.

Topic: Literature, Prayer, Death and Mourning

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

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.34/no.603

Page Number(s): 13-14

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Brener, Anne. Doing Kaddish. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). September 2003: 13-14. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=7007


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