“Courage of the Spirit”

Courage of the Spirit tells of one man’s struggle under the Nazis. Many books have been written of the spiritual heroism of the Jewish people as they rebuilt their lives after the devastation wrought by Hitler’s attempt to wipe out every last Jew. “Courage of the Spirit” is such a book. It portrays the spiritual struggle of one man during the first half of the twentieth century—the author’s father, Rabbi Dr. William Weinberg, who survived under Nazi and Communist tyranny to become the first State Rabbi of the community of Holocaust survivors in the German State of Hesse. This book stands out because the author was told those stories of heroism firsthand by family members. [Read more…]