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A MEDITATION ON THE SPIRITUALITY OF CARE-GIVING

One of the things we hope to do as we expand jewishsacredaging’s scope, is to point out programs and items from congregations and organizations that  touch on the theme of jewishsacredaging.com. Congregation Beth Am in [Read more…]

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CLUB SANDWICH GENERATION BOUNDARIES

I am getting increasingly interested in the challenges of what I now refer to as the “economics of aging”. Many boomers are members of  what I call the “club sandwich” generation. That is, we are, [Read more…]

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IT IS HARD TO SING OF ONENESS..

I wanted to get some thoughts down to share with our JSA (jewishsacredaging.com) community about this past weekend. My daughter and her two children, my grand children Ayla and Jacob are visiting for a month. [Read more…]

Jewish Baby Boomers

7/22 Boomer Generation Radio program features Lutheran Center for Spirituality and Aging

This week’s guests on Boomer Generation are: Donald Koepke, Director of the CLH Center for Spirituality and Aging established and funded by California Lutheran Homes, Anaheim, California; and Dr. Marshall Capp, director of the Florida [Read more…]

Rabbi Address' Monthly Message

Reflections on the world through different sets of eyes

It is a challenge to stay informed. These last weeks, the daily addiction of watching and reading the news has become so much more difficult. From ISIS channeling Torquemada. to the latest chapter in the [Read more…]

Rabbi Address, left, chats with David Zinner, executive director of Kavod v'Nichum, an organization focused on providing traditional funeral ritual resources to the Jewish community. Zinner discusses Jewish funeral traditions in the next two episodes of "Conversations" on Jewish Sacred Aging TV.
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Jewish Sacred Aging TV explores Jewish funeral rituals and spirtuality with Kavod v’Nichum director

David Zinner, executive director of Kavod v’Nichum, a Maryland-based organization training Jewish communities and organizations in traditional Jewish funeral practices, is the guest on the next two episodes of “Conversations,” the talk show series on [Read more…]

Rabbi Address, left, chats with David Zinner, executive director of Kavod v'Nichum, an organization focused on providing traditional funeral ritual resources to the Jewish community. Zinner discusses Jewish funeral traditions in the next two episodes of "Conversations" on Jewish Sacred Aging TV.
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Jewish Sacred Aging TV: Jewish funeral and burial customs discussed July 21 at 6pm

David Zinner, executive director of Kavod v’Nichum, a Maryland-based organization training Jewish communities and organizations in traditional Jewish funeral practices, is the guest on the next two episodes of “Conversations,” the talk show series on [Read more…]

Dr. David Bernstein, a Tampa-based gerontologist, is one of the guests on this week's Boomer Generation Radio.
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Tampa gerontologist/author David Bernstein guests on Boomer Generation Radio 7/15

On the July 15 episode of Boomer Generation Radio, Dr. David Bernstein, a gerontologist in Tampa, Florida, discusses his book, I’ve Got Some Good News and Some Bad News, You’re OLD: Tales of a Geriatrician [Read more…]

D'vrei Torah

Rabbi Jonathan Kendall: Removing the Mezuzah from My Door

There is a little enclave of quaint early 20th century houses and buildings that improbably sits above the coastal road in the hills between Caesarea and Haifa. Once an Arab village abandoned in ’48, it [Read more…]