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June 2020

Walking in the Valley of the Shadow — OMJCC — Session 5: Mourning and Grief

Monday, June 1, 2020
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Educator: Peretz Wolf-Prusan

Mourning and Grief: After the Death (On Zoom!) This session will address Kaddish basics, what the Jewish tradition says about mourning, grief, and memory, and how to gather community support. We will create a safe place to share special cases of death such as stillbirth, neonatal, suicide, physician-assisted death, sudden, and traumatic death. The customs of the first year of mourning (sheloshim) will also be discussed. HAMAQOM | The Place (formerly Lehrhaus Judaica), the Gamliel Institute, Sinai Memorial Chapel, and the…

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Walking in the Valley of the Shadow — OMJCC — Session 6: When Life Is Over

Monday, June 8, 2020
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Educator: Peretz Wolf-Prusan

When Life Is Over: Where Is Your Soul? Jewish Perspectives on the Afterlife (On Zoom!) We will survey the diverse range of Jewish conceptions of the soul, the afterlife, resurrection, and reincarnation, and reflect on the big questions at the end of life. HAMAQOM | The Place (formerly Lehrhaus Judaica), the Gamliel Institute, Sinai Memorial Chapel, and the Bay Area Jewish Healing Center present “Walking in the Valley of the Shadow ... and Not Being Afraid,” a series of discussions…

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