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Death and Mourning at Beth Emet: An Introduction with Nisan Chavkin

November 19, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

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This three-part series will focus on how Beth Emet approaches death and mourning. How do we prepare to die? What responsibilities do we have to someone who is dying? How can we support those who are in mourning? Sessions will feature both resources and discussion. No previous knowledge is required.

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NISAN CHAVKIN is executive director of the Council of Religious Leaders of Metropolitan Chicago and previously served as executive director of the Constitutional Rights Foundation Chicago. He is a founder and member of the Progressive Chevra Kadisha and the Sunday Morning Minyan. He and his wife, Sarah, were married by Rabbi Knobel, and their two daughters attended preschool and celebrated their Kabbalat Mitzvah at Beth Emet. A native of Onondaga County, New York, Nisan is the vice president of Beth Emet and a Bears fan.


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