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End of Life Wisdom with Reb Simcha Raphael

Upcoming Sessions

1. Tuesday, March 9, 2021 25 Adar 5781

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

2. Tuesday, March 16, 2021 3 Nisan 5781

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Past Sessions
Tuesday, March 2, 2021 18 Adar 5781 - 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM


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Recommended donation: $36 for all three sessions.

Join us on Tuesdays from 7-8:30 PM for this three-part mini course exploring wisdom for dealing with the unique challenges of life and death today. Through study and reflection on the lives of our Biblical ancestors we shall discover guidelines for responding to end-of-life transitions and encounters with the unknown in pandemic times. Course will be presented on Zoom platform, using a display of visual collages to highlight the texts of Torah and Midrash we shall study.

March 2, 2021 - Abraham's Calling: From Bereaved Refugee to Man of Destiny
March 9, 2021 - Jacob's Deathbed Finale: Family Drama & Trauma at the End of Life
  March 16, 2021 - Carrying Joseph’s Bones: Sinai Procession as a Funeral Ritual

Reb Simcha Raphael, Ph.D. is Founding Director of the Da'at Institute for Death Awareness, Advocacy and Training. His website is
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