Havurah Volume 15 Number 03

Sveta Family

Sveta and Misha

These articles — a memorial by Sveta’s husband Misha, and Sveta’s own story — have been edited only slightly in order to preserve their own voices. They have been translated into English from the original Russian. In the first article, Misha, a Jewish...

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Death: How Do We Respond?
Author: Rich Robinson

Death: How Do We Respond? As followers of Yeshua, we have assurance of being inscribed forever in the Lamb’s Book of Life. We don’t talk as much about death as we talk beyond it. Yet for many of us, death is often present in our thoughts. This year Jews...

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If You’re Ever In Romania … or Chicago
Author: Ruth Rosen

If you’re ever in Romania, do me a favor: visit the Merry Cemetery. Yes, that’s really it’s name, and its uniqueness will make you smile. A lot of thought went into Merry Cemetery. According to the web site, “Instead of the usual boring stone...

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Our Losses, Our Thoughts

For memorial comments or videos, please see the web links given below. Jhan Moskowitz, 1948–2012 Stan Telchin, 1924–2012 Holly Meyer, 1957–2011 Sveta Karpovetski, 1980—2012 Zecher tzaddik livrachah. The memory of the righteous will be a blessing. Proverbs...

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