Daily Archives: April 10, 2016

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Remembering the Dead

This past month I had the great privilege to participate in an “OLLI” course with our local funeral home director, rabbi, and Orthodox priest. I was surprised that there was less I knew about the Orthodox mourning traditions, than I did about Jewish ones. One tradition was “Soul Saturdays” which is one of those several Saturdays during the year where they commemorate the departed. Yesterday was one such Saturday and Fr. J sent me a link […]