Jewish Views of Death, Dying and the Afterlife

Presented by Neshama: Association of Jewish Chaplains

Underwritten by the generous support of Mount Sinai Memorial Parts and Mortuary

A full day event taking place on Wednesday, October 25 at AJRCA, 574 Hilgard, Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90024 and featuring:

Rabbi Dr. Anne Brener, author of Mourning and Mitzvah

Rabbi Dr. Rachel Adler, author of Engendering Judaism: A New Theology and Ethics. A forthcoming book, Pour Out Your Heart Like Water: Jewish Perspectives on Suffering, is under contract with Oxford University Press

Reb Simcha Raphael, author of Jewish Views of the Afterlife, Founder and Director, DA’AT (Institute for Death Awareness, Advocacy & Training)

Len Lawrence, General Manager, Mount Sinai Memorial Parks and Mortuaries

Rabbi Dr. Elliot Dorff, author, Matters of Life and Death, A Jewish Approach to Modern Medical Ethics

The day will include a panel discussion featuring:

Rabbi Jason Weiner, BCC, Director of the Cedars-Sinai Spiritual Care Department, President of the Board of Rabbis of Southern California

Rabbi Rochelle Robins, VP and Dean of the Chaplaincy School, The Academy for Jewish Religion, California

Joel Kushner, PsyD, Director, HUC/JIR Kalsman Institute on Judaism and Health

Rabbi Dr. H. Rafael Goldstein, BCC, Executive Director of Neshama: Association of Jewish Chaplains

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For more information and to register, visit: http://www.najc.org/event-calendar