Unfortunately, half of American Jews are choosing cremation due to a lack of education on this important end-of-life choice. 75% of Jews in the West Coast of the USA are choosing cremation. In some European countries, 80-90 percent are choosing cremation. Should you face a similar situation, there are resources available to help guide a... Read more »
In this, his sequel to the best-selling The Jewish Way in Death and Mourning (over 350,000 copies sold), Rabbi Lamm helps mourners not just get through their grief, but also grow through it. He gently steers mourners on the path that allows their sorrow to teach them important lessons about life. And he shows consolers how to... Read more »