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Back to the Garden
Season 2, Episode 7
First Aired April 14, 2002
Episode Guide
"In Place of Anger"
"It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year"

"Back to the Garden" is the seventh episode of the second season of Six Feet Under.  It was written by Jill Soloway, directed by Dan Attias and first aired on April 14, 2002.


A Jewish funeral leads Nate to seek spiritual guidance from an intense female rabbi.



Main Cast

Recurring Cast

Guest Cast


Jeffrey Marc Shapiro (1963 - 2001)

Shapiro, Jeffrey Marc. Born March 4, 1963 in Long Island, New York. Died December 7, 2001. Jeffrey attended University of Wisconsin-Madison where he was a charter member of the Sigma Alpha Mu fraternity. He earned his law degree at Columbia University in 1986 and has worked at Schiff, Morris and Associates for 12 years as an entertainment lawyer.

He is survived by his wife Jessica, his parents Howard and Barbara, and his children Justin, Zachary, and Tess. Jeffrey was a loving husband and father and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

Viewing will be today at 3 p.m. at Fisher & Sons Funeral Home. Burial to follow at Mount Sinai Memorial Park in Brentwood.


Song Title Performer(s)
Woodstock Joni Mitchell
74 Willow Edna Swap


Season Two
#201 "In the Game" #208 "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year"
#202 "Out, Out Brief Candle" #209 "Someone Else's Eyes"
#203 "The Plan" #210 "The Secret"
#204 "Driving Mr. Mossback" #211 "The Liar and the Whore"
#205 "The Invisible Woman" #212 "I'll Take You"
#206 "In Place of Anger" #213 "The Last Time"
#207 "Back to the Garden"