What I Learned from the Amish
It may sound audacious, to say that a horse-and-buggy driving group, can teach us anything about living in a hyper-tech, hyper-everything world. Yet for Professor Kraybill, the Amish demonstrate how some old-fashion things, suddenly turn relevant, once again! In nine episodes Kraybill explores what he learned from the Amish about (1) Community, (2) Technology, (3) Apprenticeship, (4) Forgiveness, (5) Hacking (6) Smallness (7) Choices (8) Humility, and (9) Death.
Episode Nine: Death
Professor Kraybill describes the many Amish rituals around dying and shows how their traditions provide special support for the bereaved after a death.
Kraybill, Donald B., "Episode 9: Death" (2022). What I Learned from the Amish: A Podcast by Donald Kraybill. 9.