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The Jewish way in death and mourning

Maurice Lamm

The Jewish way in death and mourning

by Maurice Lamm

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Published by Jonathan David Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mourning customs, Jewish.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM712 .L3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 265 p.
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21083390M
    LC Control Number69-11684

    2. Maurice Lamm states in his book The Jewish Way in Death and Mourning “The Taharah is not merely ‘an old custom,’ or a ‘nice tradition,’ but is an absolute requirement of Jewish law.” 3.   When death occurs, there are many Jewish traditions, customs and rituals that individuals use as a guide and follow relating to the caring and preparation of the body pre-burial, the actual burial and service at the cemetery, along with the weeklong mourning period (or "shiva") that notably, Judaism's structured period of mourning, which contains various stages for grieving, is.

    The Jewish Way In Death And Mourning - Jewish Used Books is a Used Book Store offering Discount Book Prices. Jewish mourning practices, from the time of death through the first year of mourning. Along the way, I will offer some explanations of the history and significance of the rites. Jewish ritual around death is a kind of theology in action. Every law, every custom, everyFile Size: KB.

    For over thirty years Jews have turned to Rabbi Maurice Lamm's classic work for direction and consolation. Selected by The New York Times as one of the ten best religious books of the year when it was first published in , The Jewish Way in Death and Mourning leads the family and friends of the deceased through the most difficult chapter of life-from the moment of death through the funeral /5(84). Recommended Reading: ~ The Jewish Way in Death and Mourning by Maurice Lamm (Paperback) ~ Consolation: The Spiritual Journey Beyond Grief by Maurice Lamm The Blessing of a Broken Heart by Sherri Mandell ~ Living a Year of Kaddish by Ari L. Goldman ~ Saying Kaddish: How to Comfort the Dying, Bury the Dead, and Mourn As a Jew by Anita Diamant (Paperback).


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For over thirty years Jews have turned to Rabbi Maurice Lamm's classic work for direction and consolation. Selected by The New York Times as one of the ten best religious books of the year when it was first published inThe Jewish Way in Death and Mourning leads the family and friends of the deceased through the most difficult chapter of life-from the moment of death through the funeral Cited by: The Jewish Way in Preparing the House of Mourning.

Prayers in the Shiva House "Sitting" Shiva. The Jewish Way in Death and Mourning» By Maurice Lamm. Buy Book. A thorough elucidation of the Jewish laws and customs relating to death and mourning, from the moment of death to post-mourning practices and procedures.

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This is a truly encyclopedic guide (at least from the perspective from someone who, like me, knew almost nothing about the subject before reading the book) to Jewish mourning practices. Brief summary: if a parent dies, be prepared to take a week off from everything, and don't shave/5.

For over thirty years Jews have turned to Rabbi Maurice Lamm's classic work for direction and consolation. Selected by The New York Times as one of the ten best religious books of the year when it was first published inThe Jewish Way in Death and Mourning leads the family and friends of the deceased through the most difficult chapter of life-from the moment of death through the funeral /5(40).

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Care for the Dead After a person dies, the eyes are closed, the body is laid on the floor. Get this from a library. The Jewish way in death and mourning.

[Maurice Lamm] -- The caring of the dead and respect for the life that has left this earth. The funeral service and the eulogy. Burial in. For over thirty years Jews have turned to Rabbi Maurice Lamm's classic work for direction and consolation Selected by The New York Times as one of the ten best religious books of the year when it was first published inThe Jewish Way in Death and Mourning leads the family and friends of the deceased through the most difficult chapter of life - from the moment of death through the funeral.

The Jewish Way in Death and Mourning fills a definite gap that has long existed in the field of Judaica. Rabbi Lamm's superb contribution provides the English reader with the first readable and comprehensive study in an area of vital : Maurice Lamm.

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The book will be read with wide interest and provide a gateway to an important rubric of Jewish thought and philosophy."--Lord Immanuel Jakobovits, former Chief Rabbi, British Empire "The Jewish Way in Death and Mourning is a recognized classic that is as relevant today as it was when it was first published thirty years ago.

It has guided and. The book covers from the moment of death to the funeral service and then onto the interment. It explains the reason for observance of Shiva, both culturally and psychologically and gives both the Jewish person and the lay person and understanding of why things are done the way they are done.

The Jewish Way in Death and Mourning (English and. Bereavement in Judaism (Hebrew: אֲבֵלוּת, avelut, mourning) is a combination of minhag and mitzvah derived from Judaism 's classical Torah and rabbinic texts.

The details of observance and practice vary according to each Jewish community. In Judaism, the principal mourners are the first-degree relatives: parent, child, sibling, and spouse. In an updated version of the classic book published thirty years ago, a noted rabbi explains the differences between law and tradition, as well as between earlier and current practices, observed by Jews in death and mourning.

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Rabbi Maurice Lamm is renowned for his groundbreaking book, "The Jewish Way in Death and Mourning" (Jonathan David Publishers, ), a must for any Jew mourning for a loved one. Soon after my father passed away, I was surprised to learn from a close friend that Rabbi Lamm had written a second book on the subject: "Consolation" (Jewish.