Resources

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Support and Guidance

Mt. Sinai is always here to provide support and guidance. It is our hope that the customs and traditions, prayers, and community resources described below will help to ease your journey prior to and after the loss of a loved one.


Customs & Traditions

A guide to Jewish customs and traditions regarding funerals, mourning rituals and associated practices.

Yahrzeit Calendar

It is customary to light a 24 hour candle on the anniversary of the Jewish date of death.

Prayers

Traditional prayers in Hebrew, English and transliteration.

Community Resources

Local Jewish resources providing assistance at the time of need, as well as financial assistance, social services, and programming in the Jewish Community.

At a time of loss, great comfort comes from embracing the rich traditions of our Jewish faith.