The rise in interest in one’s legacy has led to greater awareness in the traditional idea of writing an Ethical Will. This desire to leave something spiritual and ethical behind is at the heart of our own spiritual growth as we age. From the volume A Time to Prepare, here is a brief outline of the ethical will, and a suggested form with which to begin your own spiritual gift to those you love.
Written by: Rabbi Richard Address on December 29, 2012. I have long maintained that we have, in this country and in this day and age, created a new life stage; that of care-giver. Yes, people [Read more…]
Written by: Webmaster on April 27, 2015.Rabbi Richard Address has devoted his career to helping transform synagogues into caring communities. Now, in his most personal work to date, he explores how the notion of a [Read more…]
Written by: Rabbi Richard Address on September 26, 2010.Editor’s Note: This article by Rabbi Address was originally published on NAMI.org, the website of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. A highlight of a recent conference [Read more…]