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About Jewish Sacred Aging

Jewish Sacred Aging is a forum for the Jewish Community with resources and texts that feature discussions on the implications of the revolution in longevity for Baby Boomers and their families. We encourage you to participate in the conversation!

Rabbi Address’ Upcoming Guests on Boomer Generation Radio

Rabbi Address hosts Boomer Generation Radio every Tuesday from 10-11 a.m. on WWDB-AM 860 in Philadelphia. You can hear the program on the web.

We post podcast recordings of the programs on this website after the program airs live.

Upcoming Guests

April 7: Dr. David Laskin, MD on new directions in Boomer health and myths of anti-aging medicine; Tony Junker, Philadelphia Peace Museum

April 14: Karen Venable of Roommates for Boomers

April 21: Ricki Goodstien, elder law and "gray divorce"

April 28: Harry Platt on advanced planning for funerals and current trends

May 5: Giney Bigar: US and Clergy Against Alzheimer's

Boomer Generation Radio: Tuesdays 10-11am WWDB-AM 860 in Phila. Listen to the live stream.

Major Funding provided by Kendal Corp.

To connect: boomergenerationradio@gmail.com

Upcoming Speaking Appearances

Seekers of Meaning – Rabbi Address’ latest book

Seekers of Meaning: Baby Boomers, Judaism, and the Pursuit of Healthy Aging

Purchase Rabbi Address' book, Seekers of Meaning at Amazon.com by clicking on the book cover.

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See Rabbi Address’ commentary on FamilyAffaires.com

Rabbi Address is now a contributor to FamilyAffaires.com, an online resource and community providing expert content to families in transition so that they may find support and viable solutions to their challenges.

Seminar Series Scheduled

Seminar series scheduled

Consider these books with essays by Rabbi Address

Judaism and Health, from www.jewishlights.com

This authoritative volume—part professional handbook, part scholarly resource and part source of practical information for laypeople—melds the seemingly disparate elements of Judaism and health into a truly multidisciplinary collective, enhancing the work within each area and creating new possibilities for synergy across disciplines. It is ideal for medical and healthcare providers, rabbis, educators, academic scholars, healthcare researchers and caregivers, congregational leaders and laypeople with an interest in the most recent and most exciting developments in this new, important field. Click on the book for ordering information.

Rabbi Address contributes essay on how longevity affects individuals and institutions

Rabbi Address contributed an essay, "With Eyes Undimmed and Vigor Unabated: Sex, Sexuality, and Older Adults," to this forthcoming book from the URJ. Click on the book for ordering information.