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February 10, 1984 - Image 10

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The Detroit Jewish News, 1984-02-10

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10 Friday, February 10, 1984

THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS

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GOING ON VACATION?

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An Ancient German City
Has History of Repression

START AT YOUR FRONT DOOR

By RABBI ALLAN
BLUSTEIN

German pogroms and was
on his way to the Holy Land
Hospital
where he was arrested in
Rothenberg ob der Italy by officers of Emperor
and avoid all the driving and airport has-
Tauber stands today as a Rudolph and imprisoned in
sle.
Franconian jewel in modern the fortress of Colmar. Re-
Germany. Because of its fusing to be ransomed by his
We can arrange to pick you up on your
almost
perfect preservation co-religionists (so as not to
return.
as a medieval walled city, it set a precedent for anti-
attracts hundreds of Semitic bigots), the valiant
thousands of tourists every sage elected to remain im-
year. Some of those tourists prisoned, continuing his
are U.S. servicemen of the work in Torah until his
Jewish faith who, stationed death in 1293.
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in the immediate vicinity,
This refusal to be ran-
also make their pilgrimage somed proved of little avail
to this site where once because a wealthy Jew
flourished the "Light of the named Alexander Ben Sol-
Exile," Rabbi Meir ben omon redeemed his body for
559-1972
Boruch, the leading To- burial in the Jewish cemet-
559-1974
saphist of the 13th Century. ery at Worms. Today, both
The Maharani fled the graves lie side by side.
During the Rindfleisch
persecutions of 1298,
some 140 Jewish com-
munities in Franconia
(including Rothenburg)
were destroyed. The in-
domitable Jews returned
1984, 9 days, April 16 —April' 24
again to Rothenburg and
re-established a commu-
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Subsequent centuries
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In 1520, the Reformation
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