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Alternative Yizkor Prayers To Say For Abusive Parents

Two moving renditions of Yizkor to recite in addition to, or in place of the traditional Yizkor prayer.

Must One Honor an Abusive Parent?

While fully aware of the corrosive effect of abuse by parents, rabbinic literature still encourages expressions of respect and honor for such parents.

Parenting Lessons from Jewish Sources

Rabbinic readings of biblical stories suggest some pitfalls to be avoided in raising children.