Rabbi Address’s Blog

Reflections on Aging

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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

Sept. 2: Cliff Fostoff on baby boomers changing careers and Dr Dennis McCullough on "slow medicine"

Sept. 9: Dr James Soffer, DDS on oral care as we age and Amanda Barusch author: "Love Stories of Later Life"

Sept. 16: Barbara Sherf of "capturelife stories" and Steve Zeitler; independent scholar/author

Sept. 23: Samaritan Hospice and Barbara Thomas on innovations in aging

Sept. 30: Judith Friedman on baby boomer innovations and Jennifer Childs on the power and place of humor

Boomer Generation Radio partially sponsored by Kendal Corporation.

To connect: boomergenerationradio@gmail.com

Upcoming Speaking Appearances

Sept 5: Temple Emanuel: Cherry Hill, NJ

Sept 22: Conference on Advanced Care and Pastoral Care sponsored by C-TAC: Coalition to Transform Advanced Care: New York City

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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.

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.