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Endings and renewals: Former inmates build kosher caskets

They have led lives eroded by addictions, violence and prison, but with all that behind them, the men working in the wood shop at Fathers Building Futures are reconstructing their own lives while building something reverential. They have been trained to build kosher caskets used by members of the Jewish community — although the simple wooden construction has grabbed the attention of others, too.

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