Living a Year of Kaddish

A Memoir

By Ari Goldman
(Schocken, Paperback, 9780805211313, 224pp.)

Publication Date: May 9, 2006

Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover

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Ari Goldman’s exploration of the emotional and spiritual aspects of spending a year in mourning for his father will resonate with anyone who has lost a loved one, as he describes how this year affected him as a son, husband, father, and member of his community. Through the daily recitation of kaddish, Goldman discovered that he could connect with and honor his father and his mother in a way that he could not always do during their lifetimes. And in his daily synagogue attendance, he found his fellow worshipers to be an unexpected source of strength, wisdom, and comfort.

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