JTalk – Organ donation: An ethical duty or not really Jewish?
Following the service on Shabbat mornings, Beit Emanuel hosts an interesting and informed speaker on a thought-provoking topic. Sessions start at approx. 11.15 am.
14 May – Organ donation is the view that we live life and at life’s end we grant others life: Is this our duty as part of a socially responsible, caring society? Yet Jewish halacha does not permit organ donation. A discussion on Jewish (and other cultural religious) views on organ donation by Kim Crymble, Transplant Co-ordinator at Wits Donald Gordon Medical Centre.