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Memorial for Steven Sotloff: 'Is there a sorrow greater than this?'
Memorial for Steven Sotloff: 'Is there a sorrow greater than this?'

The anguished father of slain journalist Steven Sotloff told hundreds gathered Friday afternoon at a memorial in suburban Miami that he is struggling to find a larger purpose in the loss of his son. “I want to speak from my heart but my heart is broken,” Arthur Sotloff said during the service at Temple Beth Am. With his voice cracking, he said: “Steven was my best friend. We went everywhere together ... I have lost my son and best friend, but I know that his passing will change the world. He is in God’s hands now. He’s not suffering.” A video recording of Steven Sotloff’s beheading by militants with the Islamic State was publicly released...

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