Talking to young children about death: a Jewish perspective
On my mom’s birthday last week, I left the house to go to the cemetery first thing. Being there, walking in the always slightly-moist, lush grass in front of her monument can provide a moment of peace on special days. But getting there feels brutally un-special—sitting in my “mom car” driving the same roads I […]
Approaches for discussing death, mourning, and the afterlife with young children.
General information on Jewish traditional beliefs about the afterlife.
Personal narrative from a Protestant man relating his enlightening conversation about God with his Jewish daughters.
The personal narrative of a Jewish woman who was hurt by her in-laws? belief that one must be baptized to get into heaven.