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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

January 20: Natalie Galucia of Village to Village: Alternative Housing Possibilities for Boomers; Catherine O'Gorman and Regina Farrell on Knowing the stories of long term care residents

January 27: Alaine Portner: Mediam and spiritual teacher

February 3: Stephanie Cohen: from law to writer..a life in transition; Ellen Langer on Mindfulness

February 10: Marc Freedman on Encore Careers

Major support for Boomer Generation Radio provided by Kendal Corporation.

To connect: boomergenerationradio@gmail.com

Upcoming Speaking Appearances

December 2: Abramson Center for Jewish Life. Horsham, PA
December 4: Tiferet Bet Israel: Blue Bell, PA
December 7: Or Ami: Lafayette Hill, PA
December 11: Temple Sinai: Dresher, PA
February 3: North American Ass'n Temple Educators Convention
February 8: Limmud Day of Learning: Phoenix, AZ
February 20-22: Beth El, San Antonio, TX
February 27, 28: Baltimore Hebrew Congregation, Baltimore, MD

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.