Bikur Cholim

Conference Room

Facilitator: David Balto, david [dot] balto [at] dcantitrustlaw [dot] com

One of the most important mitzvahs is visiting the sick -- bikur cholim.  This class will review the background of the mitzvah, provide insight on the halacha of bikur cholim and provide the opportunity for discussion of practical issues faced in providing comfort for the sick.  It will also include a discussion of caring for the caregiver.

The course will use an online course developed by JTS  "Creating Caring Communities through Bikur Cholim", and Give Me Your Hand:  Traditional and Practical Guidance on Visiting the Sick  


Ohr Kodesh Congregation

8300 Meadowbrook Lane
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Phone: (301) 589-3880
Fax:  (301) 495-4801

Email: executivedirector@

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