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Care-Giving Concerns

Dealing with Alzheimer’s Disease

I was totally unprepared when my father, Seymour Friedman, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in 2006. At first there was disbelief, because it did not seem that his memory loss went beyond what is normal [Read more…]

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Jewish Baby Boomers

Rabbi Address’ newest book, ‘Seekers of Meaning,’ published by URJ Press

Rabbi Richard Address has devoted his career to helping transform synagogues into caring communities. Now, in Seekers of Meaning, his newest and most personal work to date, he explores how the notion of a caring [Read more…]

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D'vrei Torah

Lighting the Lights of Our Souls

This month, as many of you know, brings Hannukah. It is a curious and problematic festival that, while minor in the grand scheme of Jewish calendar festivals, has become “major” here in the USA. The [Read more…]