... And so I Joined a Chevra Kadisha

By Judy Freudenstein

Eugene Borowitz, March 31, 1978

The author discusses her decision to join a Chevra Kadisha, a "holy fellowship" dedicated to preparing the bodies of deceased Jews for burial.

Topic: Halakha, Body, Ritual, Jewish Law, Tradition, Death and Mourning, Emotional Support, Training, Volunteerism, Women, Religion

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.8/no.151

Page Number(s): 90-92

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Genre: Article

Coverage: New York, New York , United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Freudenstein, Judy. ... And so I Joined a Chevra Kadisha. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 31 March 1978: 90-92. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=8980


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