Quick Search

Taking the
out of Judaica

Home » Books and Cards

Jewish Mournerís Companion
Jewish Mournerís Companion
A Source of Comfort and Practical Guidance, plus all necessary transliterated liturgy for the funeral and Shiva services. This wonderful pocket-sized book will guide you through the difficult times of illness and death, presenting Jewish tradition in a way that is both sensitive and instructive. Endorsed by leading rabbis, hospital chaplains, and family counselors, this all-in-one guide will help you know what to do when faced with these life-changing challenges. Written for Jews of all backgrounds, levels of observance, and understanding, this book is a fitting companion for family and friends, including visitors at the funeral and Shiva home. Includes: -An overview of life, illness, and death in Jewish thought. -Laws and customs for visiting the sick. -Jewish perspective on end-of-life issues (e.g. living wills, organ donations, etc.). -Dealing with the last moments of life what everyone should know. -Before the funeral, at the cemetery, following burial. -Mourner's Kaddish, Shiva, Shloshim, Yartzeit, and Yizkor. -All necessary liturgy, including Shiva Mincha (afternoon), Maariv (evening) prayer services, and Mishnayot, along with easy-to-read English transliteration and translation. -Inspirational readings and meditations.
FREE Gift Wrap and Card with your message: No
Blue/gold Jewish star theme
White/silver/gold elegant wrap
Email Friend
Price: $12.95

« Previous | Next »

| Home | About |Search | Catalog | Contact | Links | Privacy | Site Map | Shipping | Sales Policies |

Copyright 2012 think-yiddish.com LLC