A story for Yizkor, with thanks to Rabbi Marder

Smart rabbis know that a good place to start their High Holiday prep is to ask, WDJD — What Did Janet Do? I don’t know if Rabbi Janet Marder was the first rabbi to tell I.B. Singer’s “The Castle” at yizkor time, and to contextualize it, briefly and beautifully, but the sermon archive on her synagogue’s website is where I got the idea. Todah Rabbah, Rabbi Marder.

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