Rabbi Harry offers facilitated encounter session on ‘mixed burial’

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Dear Ones,

We are a congregational family poised to consider a watershed question concerning our historic cemetery. In 2018 after considerable study, consultation, meditation and introspection, I wrote a teshuvah (rabbinic response) in which I conclude that it would be permissible for the congregation to create a separate space in the Congregation Emanu-El cemetery where Jews and non-Jews alike may be buried together. Now the Congregation must decide whether to actualize this ruling. As we are a democratic organization, the Board of Directors will present this question for a vote at a Special General Meeting of the congregation. Continue reading Rabbi Harry offers facilitated encounter session on ‘mixed burial’

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