A Ritual to Commemorate Jephthah's Daughter

By Bayla Lovens

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), April 2001

Tanat L'vat Yiftach is the ritual of remembering Jephthah's nameless daughter which includes a meal, symbolic handwashing, and a discussion about the story.

Topic: Ritual, Empowerment, Abuse, Jewish Text, Women

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

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.31/no.579b

Page Number(s): 12-13

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Lovens, Bayla. A Ritual to Commemorate Jephthah's Daughter. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). April 2001: 12-13. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=8631


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