Avodah Mailing List
Volume 04 : Number 331
Wednesday, February 2 2000
Subjects Discussed In This Issue:
Date: Thu, 27 Jan 2000 22:18:03 +0200
From: "Carl and Adina Sherer" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: OFF TOPIC - Baruch Yosef
I want to let you all know that the MRI came out fine. It looks good
and the report on it looks fine. Baruch Hashem.
Thanks again for all of your tfillos.
Please daven and learn for a Refuah Shleima for our son,
Baruch Yosef ben Adina Batya among the sick of Israel.
Thank you very much.
Carl and Adina Sherer
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Date: Thu, 27 Jan 2000 17:08:15 EST
Subject: Re: OFF TOPIC - Baruch Yosef
In a message dated 1/27/00 3:38:11 PM Eastern Standard Time,
> I want to let you all know that the MRI came out fine. It looks good
> and the report on it looks fine. Baruch Hashem.
Thanks for the good news, may he be Gezunt Un Shtark, Lgadloi Ltoroh Lchupoh
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Date: Wed, 26 Jan 2000 22:39:27 +0200 (IST)
From: Eli Turkel <email@example.com>
Subject: informin g relatives of a death
> fwiw I heard that R. Ruderman was not informed of his father's passing until
> after shloshim I believe so that he could continue learning and sit a minimal
> shi'vo. (I think the obit in JO has this story, but I'm not sure).
There is a minhag in some places not to tell daughters about the death of
a parent (assuming they are not local) on the grounds that they don't
have to say kaddish.
I have always found this minhag very objectional as know of many
woman who were very hurt because they were informed after the
shloshim and did not sit shiva.
I have spoken with one rav from Bat Yam who is one of the experts on
kevurah and he paskens to tell all the relatives even though they are
not saying kaddish.
Of course the case of a chatan is different and he was not referring to
such a case.
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