Endthoughts: Scheduling Yom Hashoah

By Daniel Mann

CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership, March 18, 1994

Yom HaShoah cannot fall on Friday or Saturday in order to avoid interfering with Shabbat. To preserve the uniformity of observance, calendars should be careful to print the holiday as occurring on the preceding Thursday when necessary.

Topic: Shabbat, Sabbath, Shoah, Communal Memory, Holidays, Holocaust

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

Editor: Cardin, Nina Beth

Volume/Issue: Vol.24/no.470

Page Number(s): 6-8

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Israel , United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Mann, Daniel. Endthoughts: Scheduling Yom Hashoah. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership. 18 March 1994: 6-8. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=7527


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