Loss Of Faith In Night By Elie Wiesel

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The story of Night, by Elie Wiesel, shows the struggles that the Jews had. One might say the Holocaust strengthened the Jews’ faith. Throughout the story there has been situations where one can say that this is true. Night also shows that the Jews have came together to resolve their problems. The holocaust weakened the Jews’ faith in God.

The reasons why the holocaust weakened the Jews’ faith in God is because they were physically, and mentally drained. The Jews were beaten, killed and even tortured. The Jews even turned on each other for food. For example, in the text it says, “where is merciful God, where is He?........ for God’s sake, where is God?..... Where He is? This is where—hanging here from the gallows” (pg.64-65). Another example

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