Issues 06:09 Resurrection

Author: Lyn Bond

All who have fallen asleep in hope of Him shall rise again. — Apocrypha: II Baruch, 30.2 New Agers have popularized the idea of afterlife, out of body experiences and reincarnation. There is a plethora of material for those who want to know more about what happens on the other side of the grave. A…

Continue Reading Reading Time: 7 minutes
Afterlife Excerpts
Topics: afterlife

I didn’t use to believe in any kind of an eternal existence. Still there was always that possibility that there may be another place where we’re going to be accountable, so I tried to live in light of that. I knew that there was a God. When I was 47 years old (16 years ago)…

Continue Reading Reading Time: 1
In the Little Shtetl of Vaysechvoos: The Storyteller
Topics: vaysechvoos
Author: Susan Perlman

Every shtetl has a storyteller and the one for Vaysechvoos was Simeon. If the tales he wove would be tapestries, they would be made with the yarn of a well-combed imagination and fit to hang in the palace of the Czar. But words cannot hang from walls and Simeon had better things to do with…

Continue Reading Reading Time: 6 minutes