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Eulogy and In Memoriam for Victor Hurowitz

Delivered on January 21, 2013by Shalom M. Paul. Translated from Hebrew by Jeremiah Unterman and slightly adapted from the original by the author.

Victor, my dear friend, a great sorrow has fallen upon all of us. We bitterly lament and are distraught – the loss is overwhelming to us all: “Woe, my brother!” (1 Kings 13:30). You have gone to the next world before your time. Your sun should not have set so quickly. Continue reading Eulogy and In Memoriam for Victor Hurowitz