Holocaust survivors, over 20 years after the end of the war. 23
The Holocaust pivotally shaped Jewish thought. 24 Brenner’s seminal study of Holocaust survivors living in Israel analysed faithanddoubt during and after the Holocaust. It focused on how survivors made sense of two questions: why did God allow the Holocaust to happen to His chosen people without intervening? And how do we live with this knowledge?
Brenner’s study stands out in presenting detailed testimonies as well as quantitative data about the ebb and flow of Jewish faith and practice in response to