FamilyAffaires.com

Blog post for FamilyAffaires.com: Co-Parenting and Divorce

Editor’s Note: Rabbi Address is a regular contributor of content to FamilyAffaires.com. This is a blog post he wrote for the site. I am a fan of Star Trek. The original, not the ersatz spin-offs. [Read more…]

D'vrei Torah

Rabbi Jonathan Kendall: Empty Chairs

A Pesach anecdote: when I became the Senior Rabbi at a large Miami congregation, among my many meetings with the Founding Rabbi Emeritus, the issue of the community Seder (though months away) became the focus [Read more…]

Care-Giving Concerns

“Holiness of Caregiving,” Rabbi Address’ commentary, published in The Jewish Week newspaper

A commentary by Rabbi Address, “Conversations On The Final Chapter: The Holiness Of Caregiving  ,” appears in the New York Jewish Week newspaper and on its website. “Engaging caregiving professionals is fully appropriate under Jewish [Read more…]

Jewish Baby Boomers

Psycho-spiritual impact of Passover and Easter on seniors is focus of April 15 Boomer Generation show

On the April 15 Boomer Generation Radio program, Rabbi Address and a panel of clergy discuss the psychological and spiritual aspects of Passover and Easter holidays on seniors. The panelists are: The Revs. Eloise Scott [Read more…]

Jewish Baby Boomers

Elder abuse is focus of Boomer Generation Radio April 8 program

Denise Getgen, chief of protective services for the Pennsylvania Department of Aging, discusses elder abuse with Rabbi Address on the April 8 Boomer Generation Radio program, in the opening segment sponsored by Kendal Corporation. Visit [Read more…]

Passover Table 2, by April Killingsworth, from Flickr.com under Creative Commons 2.0 license.
Rabbi Address' Monthly Message

The challenge of changing seder tables, or, change can be tough!

Let me be among the many who wish you and your family a sweet, healthy and joyous Passover. This is THE most powerful of all our festivals. The mythology of the Exodus and the imagery [Read more…]

Women buying produce at the Shuk haCarmel, Tel Aviv. Steve Lubetkin Photo/Used by permission.
Baby Boomer Bubbe

Sandy Taradash: Jewish Spring Cleaning! Honoring My Bubbe

Why is it that weeks before Pesach I unconsciously start planning when and how I will start Spring Cleaning my house? It’s because I see my deceased Bubbe floating over me like in Tevye’s dream [Read more…]

Guests on the April 1 Boomer Generation Radio are Randi Redmond Oster, author of the book Questioning Protocol about advocating for better patient management, and Paul Greenwood, deputy district attorney in San Diego, who prosecutes cases of elder abuse.
Care-Giving Concerns

Boomer Generation Radio April 1 show discusses patient care management and elder abuse

On the April 1 Boomer Generation Radio show, Rabbi Address speaks with Randi Redmond Oster, a writer, engineer and mother who is a passionate advocate for patient management reform. Oster is the author of QUESTIONING PROTOCOL: [Read more…]