Seekers of Meaning-JSA Podcast

SOM Pod 09/27/2019: The Spiritual Value of Music, with Hazzan Alisa Pomerantz-Boro, Cantor at Congregation Beth El, Voorhees, NJ

In the September 27, 2019 Seekers of Meaning Podcast, Hazzan Alisa Pomerantz-Boro, cantor at Congregation Beth El, Voorhees, NJ, discusses the spiritual and prayer value of music in Jewish life with host Rabbi Richard Address. [Read more…]

D'vrei Torah

Nitzavim (Deuteronomy 29 :9-30:20) We ARE Part of Something Beyond Us!

Nitzvaim is one of the most powerful and challenging of all our Torah portions. Moses is finishing his summary sermons and the passage has a major theme the idea of choice. The issue of autonomy [Read more…]

Reflections on Aging

The Gift of Memory: Remembering Jenni

Cantor Rhoda Harrison, Ph.D., from Congregation M’kor Shalom in Cherry Hill, NJ, recalls a childhood friend who died much too early, and the continuing gift her memory provides. [Read more…]

Seekers of Meaning-JSA Podcast
D'vrei Torah

Ki Tavo: (Deuteronomy 26:1-29:8). What Do We Wish To Leave: L’dor V’Dor?

Ki Tavo is a portion that is mostly  known for the recitation of blessings and curses, couched in the usual literary style of Deuteronomy which promsies blessings if we follow God’s law and, well, not such [Read more…]

Seekers of Meaning-JSA Podcast

SOM Pod 9/13/2019: Yeshiva University’s Online Rabbinic Certificate Program in Gerontology and Palliative Care

In this podcast, Rabbi Address speaks with Gary Stein of the Wurzweiler School of Social Work at Yeshiva University, about the school’s new Rabbinic Certificate Program in Gerontology and Palliative Care. Joining Prof. Stein in the conversation are several participants in the program. [Read more…]