5775 — Chukkat: Living with Death: Mortality, Bereavement and Guilt

Posted by Elisha Ancselovits on June 23, 2015
Topics: Pardes from Jerusalem: Weekly Parsha Podcast, Torah, Chukat, Mourning


Rabbi Elisha Ancselovits discusses the Torah’s seemingly mysterious laws of death, impurity and purification through cold ash-water. He uses them as a guide to coping with mortality, bereavement, and guilt.

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About Elisha Ancselovits

Elisha teaches Halakha as Practical Philosophy in the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies and in Yeshivat Maale Gilboa, has taught Halakha at additional Orthodox and secular Israeli and European institutions. He is currently a post-doc researcher in Jewish Thought at Hebrew University, had been a visiting researcher in Hebrew University’s Institute of Jewish Law, and is a fellow of Liverpool Hope University’s Centre for War and Peace Studies. Click here to read more.

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