Kavod v'Nichum and Gamliel Institute provide resources, education, and training along the Jewish end-of-life continuum: from visiting the sick and pre-planning, to care for the body after death, to providing comfort to the mourners.
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A Plain Pine Box

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A Plain Pine Box: A Return to Simple Jewish Funerals and Eternal Traditions
By Rabbi Arnold M. Goodman

This is a powerful story of a cornerstone event in the history of Jewish death practice in America.  It is a must read for all who study the past in order to understand the present.

 

 

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A Plain Pine Box: A Return to Simple Jewish Funerals and Eternal Traditions
By Rabbi Arnold M. Goodman

The extraordinary story of a Minneapolis congregation who broke the mold of American death practices, returning instead to traditional Jewish practices.  This story and the resulting book helped propel a national revitalization and rebirth of Jewish practices around the end of life.