Seekers of Meaning-JSA Podcast

Panel discusses how synagogues should be planning to continue using new technology after the pandemic

On this week’s episode of the Seekers of Meaning TV Show and Podcast, Rabbi Address welcomes a panel to discuss how technology changed the High Holy Days in 2020, and the implications for future use by synagogues as a regular part of their community outreach [Read more…]


Thanksgiving 2020: Roots and Branches

To quote a famous commentator, the world IS upside down! Waking up on Thanksgiving morning to drizzle and clouds and a somewhat empty feeling. Thinking about a passage from Pirke Avot, I think 3:22, that [Read more…]

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D'vrei Torah

Vayetze (Genesis 28:10-32:3) Slowly, One Step At A Time

Vayetze brings us many of the themes that we now recognize as part of the Genesis narrative concerning the Patriarchal families: deception, rivalry, infertility and a range of family dynamics. The most famous part of [Read more…]

Organization Programs for Boomers

A Blessing for Signing an Advanced Directive/Health Care Power of Attorney

At the recent Yeshiva University Wurzweiler School of Social Work conference on Spirituality at the End Life, we included the following blessing that was created by two students in a class on Longevity at HUC-JIR [Read more…]

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