“OUT OF RESPECT FOR THE POOR.” ORIGINS OF JEWISH BURIAL PRACTICES (TRACTATE MO’ED KATAN 27A-B)

From a class at OneShul.org on The “Jewish Way” in death and mourning, starting from the egalitarian transformation of burial practices in the era of the Talmud up through modern day practice in the US and Canada. Dr. Michael Slater discusses the Jewish rituals surrounding death and burial, along with how decentralized Jewish communities and […]