It’s the second feature from writer-director Rama Burshtein, whose debut, Fill The Void, tackled the intense pressure put on women of the Haredi community (a subculture as hermetically sealed, in its own way, as the landed gentry), all while daring to suggest that maybe, just maybe, an arranged marriage could work out.
That’s the one thing that always came up when I’d discuss theories on declining marriage rates or the rise of the hookup culture with my friends or family. In reality, these values have ebbed and flowed throughout history, often in conjunction with prevailing sex ratios. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, there are 5.5 million college-educated women in the U. between the ages of 22 and 29 versus 4.1 million such men. Among college grads age 30 to 39, there are 7.4 million women versus 6.0 million men—five women for every four men.
Times have changed, and that is a good thing—especially the fading-away of cruel taboos that once stigmatized women who engaged in premarital sex or bore children out of wedlock. The values question assumes that sexual mores loosen naturally from conservative to liberal.
What better title could you find for a film about a bride-to-be planning her nuptials around the absence of a groom, with just 30 days to find and fall for someone new?
What else would you name a romantic comedy about a woman who decides to stick to her wedding date, even after her fiancé up and leaves her?
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It’s also the Jewish Orthodox version, featuring a heroine whose harebrained sprint for the altar stems from something more than just screwball determination.
She’s living on a literal prayer that God will find her a new husband by the deadline.
From my perspective, the most forgotten mystery (“sacrament”) of the Church is the mystery of Confession, also called the order of penance.
Regardless of what you call it, it is a mystery surrounded by forgiveness and remission of sins.
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