May

3 2016

Honor and Comfort

7:45PM - 9:15PM  

Beth Shalom Congregration 8070 Harriet Tubman Lane
Columbia, MD 21044

Contact Jessica Schultz
410-531-5115
jessica.schultz@beth-shalom.net
http://www.beth-shalom.net

$ Cost $ 0.00

Honor and Comfort: Understanding Jewish Funeral, Burial and Mourning Practices
Session 1: Comforting Mourners (Nichum Aveilim): Text study and practical tips about shiva, food, services, children, and listening skills.
Session 2: Holy Society: The history of Prague’s Chevra Kadisha in and how we adapt its model to our time.
Session 3: Purification (Taharah): The rituals around caring for the dead