5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Yarhzeit (Mahzeit)
- a The anniversary of death
- b A funeral cortege.
- c the watcher (sitter) who remains with the body until burial
- d The Jewish Sabbath which begins at SUNDOWN FRIDAY and ends at SUNDOWN ON SATURDAY.
- e A eulogy. A true evaluation of an individuals life sanctioned by Jewish tradition, as part of the funeral service.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The ceremony performed by the Chevra Kaddisha of washing the deceased before the burial; serves as a ritual of purification or cleansing of the body
- the grave.
- Hebrew meaning rending or tearing; a symbol of grief, a tear in the upper corner of the garment or on a symbolic ribbon.
- A hand-sewn white linen shroud in which the deceased members of the Jewish faith are dressed.
5 True/False Questions
Sholoshim → the THIRTY day mourning period in the Jewish faith.
Tallith → a tassled prayer shawl worn by Orthodox Jewish men suring the morning prayer service.
Rabbi → a teacher or ordained leader in the Jewish faith.
Kaddish → A prayer recited for the deceased by the direct mourners (parents, siblings, spouse, children) for the first time at the conclusion of the interment service. It is recited by children for their parents at every service for ELEVEN months.
Tehillim → A hand-sewn white linen shroud in which the deceased members of the Jewish faith are dressed.