World Religions: Judaism


Basic Facts:

Actions Before Death
Actions After Death
Implications for Hospice/Palliative Care
References

Actions Before Death

^top

Actions After Death

^top

Implications for Hospice/Palliative Care

Example

^top

References

James E. Ponet, “Reflections on Mortality from a Jewish Perspective,” pp. 129-136 in Facing Death, eds. Spiro, Curren, and Wandel (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1996)

Rabbi Earl A. Grollman, “Death in Jewish Thought,” pp. 21-32 in Death and Spirituality, ed. Kenneth Doka with J. Morgan (Amityville, NY: Baywood Publishing Co., Inc., 1993)

AAHPM, Unipac Two “Alleviating Psychological and Spiritual Pain in Terminally Ill”, pp. 101-103

Ellen Levine, “Jewish Views and Customs on Death, “ pp. 98-130 in Death and Bereavement Across Cultures, eds. Parkes, Laungani, and Young (NY: Routledge, 1997)

Riemer, Jack and Stampfer, Nathaniel, eds. So that Your Values Live On: Ethical Wills and How to Prepare Them (Woodstock, VT: Jewish Lights, 1991)

Brener, Anne. Mourning and Mitzvah: A Guided Journal for Walking the Mourner’s Path Through Grief to Healing (Woodstock, VT: Jewish Lights, 1993)

Shapiro, Rami M. Last Breaths: A Guide to Easing Another’s Dying (Miami: Temple Beth Or, 1993)

Lamm, Maurice. The Jewish Way in Death and Mourning (NY: Jonathan David Publishers, 1969)

^top