Shock and Grief in Neve Yaakov, Jerusalem

Inside the Mizrahi and Natan houses of mourning, a community and entire nation stand together in…

Grieving People Need More than Your Thoughts

Happily going about an ordinary November day, I felt the weight of my grief materialize as…

Handling Grief at Christmas

My father died at noon on a Christmas day when I was 20 years old, so…

The Hardest Time of Year Grieving Pain and Loss at Christmas

The Christmas season carries heavy expectations. Expectations that often more closely resemble Hallmark images than the…

But If Not. Walking into Suffering with Faith

“Do not worry, my friend,” he told me. “If God does as we have discussed, I…

Ways to cope with “parental grief” open

In our Understanding Grief section, you can find a list of ways to cope with grief.…

We Can’t Grieve However We Want

During our first pregnancy, we were overjoyed to learn we were having twin boys. My dreams…

Debunking Grief’s Myths: 4 Lies You Need to Stop Using

In 1934, writer Clare Harner, grieving her brother Olin’s death after a sudden illness, published a…

Grieving the death of a spouse

The loss of a spouse is devastating and requires one of the biggest life adjustments you’ll…