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The Resource The mystery of the Kaddish : its profound influence on Judaism, Leon H. Charney and Saul Mayzlish

The mystery of the Kaddish : its profound influence on Judaism, Leon H. Charney and Saul Mayzlish

Label
The mystery of the Kaddish : its profound influence on Judaism
Title
The mystery of the Kaddish
Title remainder
its profound influence on Judaism
Statement of responsibility
Leon H. Charney and Saul Mayzlish
Title variation
Kaddish
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Charney, Leon H
Dewey number
296.4/5
Index
index present
LC call number
BM670.K3
LC item number
C43 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Maizlish, Shaʼul
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  • Jewish mourning customs
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies, Jewish
  • Death
  • Bereavement
Label
The mystery of the Kaddish : its profound influence on Judaism, Leon H. Charney and Saul Mayzlish
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-225) and index
Contents
A first appraisal -- Forever and to all eternity -- Kaddish melodies -- The eternal prayer -- Survival of the Kaddish notwithstanding the Holocaust (Sho'ah) -- A study of Rabbi Levi Yitzchak of Berdishev as a Chassidic force -- Chassidic customs and thoughts in memorializing the deceased -- Ancillary effects of the Kaddish -- Kaddish and women -- Chassidism, Kaddish, and Kotzk -- Prophets, mysticism, and Kaddish -- Yahrzeit and Yizkor: Christian origins? -- Judaism and the idea of death -- The psychological dynamic to death in Judaism -- Did the Crusades give birth to the Kaddish for the common man vis-à-vis the elite? -- More on the Crusades and Kaddish -- The Jew as a non-citizen and the church synod -- The church synods -- The Crusades: suffering creates prayer -- The ghetto -- Blood libel and the massacre of Jews -- Black Death & Jewish "confession" -- The expulsion from Spain -- Kaddish and the concept of death -- The nature of death
Control code
ocm79469039
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xviii, 236 p.
Isbn
9781569803004
Lccn
2006051710
System control number
(OCoLC)79469039
Label
The mystery of the Kaddish : its profound influence on Judaism, Leon H. Charney and Saul Mayzlish
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-225) and index
Contents
A first appraisal -- Forever and to all eternity -- Kaddish melodies -- The eternal prayer -- Survival of the Kaddish notwithstanding the Holocaust (Sho'ah) -- A study of Rabbi Levi Yitzchak of Berdishev as a Chassidic force -- Chassidic customs and thoughts in memorializing the deceased -- Ancillary effects of the Kaddish -- Kaddish and women -- Chassidism, Kaddish, and Kotzk -- Prophets, mysticism, and Kaddish -- Yahrzeit and Yizkor: Christian origins? -- Judaism and the idea of death -- The psychological dynamic to death in Judaism -- Did the Crusades give birth to the Kaddish for the common man vis-à-vis the elite? -- More on the Crusades and Kaddish -- The Jew as a non-citizen and the church synod -- The church synods -- The Crusades: suffering creates prayer -- The ghetto -- Blood libel and the massacre of Jews -- Black Death & Jewish "confession" -- The expulsion from Spain -- Kaddish and the concept of death -- The nature of death
Control code
ocm79469039
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xviii, 236 p.
Isbn
9781569803004
Lccn
2006051710
System control number
(OCoLC)79469039

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