The Shoah Scroll – מגילת השואה

A Holocaust Liturgy

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Author: Avigdor Shinan
Editor: Rabbi David Golinkin and Rabbi Philip Scheim
Published: Schechter Institute of Jewish Studies and The Rabbinical Assembly
Publication year: 2003 Language: English, Russian, French, Spanish, Hebrew
Number of Pages: 68

This liturgical text, the first of its kind, is intended for public reading in synagogues, JCCs and schools. The Scroll is written in modern Hebrew with a mixture of biblical and rabbinic phrases, translated by Jules Harlow , contains six chapters in memory of the Six Million, which deal with the following topics: the uniqueness of the Shoah, the labor camp, the Ghetto, the death camp, an elegy for the Six Million and the survivors. The booklet also contains three introductions, poems, prayers and the Mourners’ Kaddish.

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