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The Higher Life

Life on the Other Side

An exploration into the Jewish view of death, mourning, the soul's journey and the after-life.

46:03
The soul existed before the body and the soul always remains because it is a piece of G-d. When we understand this, then the Afterlife is a natural part of our journey.
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45:18
While Judaism values life to an extreme and we do whatever we can to preserve life, when death occurs we recognize that there is a divine plan.
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48:01
The Torah focuses on this world and not the next world because what we can accomplish here is so valuable. Nevertheless, our world is upside down and truth and clarity occurs only in the world to come.
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51:46
The Torah's guidelines for mourning are sensitive to and appreciate what the mourner needs during this time.
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