Clergy, chaplains, and spiritual leaders from all religious traditions are being called upon to intervene in complex life crises, especially those involving aging, serious illness, end-of-life care, and bereavement. Our New-York-State-approved Certificate Program at the [Read more…]
In this meaningful new course with Rabbi Richard Address, Founder and Director of Jewish Sacred Aging, we will examine a series of Judaism’s most fundamental teachings as we prepare for the High Holidays and the year ahead. [Read more…]
The 2023 National Bikur Cholim conference begins on March 13 and ends on June 5. This year’s program will be on The Path to Healing in the Face of Bereavement and our keynote speaker is Dr. Pauline Boss who has written and studied loss and bereavement for decades. [Read more…]
Editor’s Note: This is a message from Shelly Christensen MA, FAAIDD, Senior Director of Faith Inclusion and Belonging, RespectAbility, a recent guest on the Seekers of Meaning TV Show and Podcast. As a co-founder and resource [Read more…]
Melton is pleased to offer this innovative class with Rabbi Richard Address (Founder and Director of Jewish Sacred Aging) in which we will examine the Jewish values of health, healing, wholeness, and holiness. [Read more…]
Rabbi Address has recorded a virtual memorial service accessible here, or in the video player below, which may be used at times of mourning where it is not possible to have an in-person service.
The Sisterhood of Congregation Ahavath Chesed, Jacksonville, Florida, is celebrating 60 years of providing Braille materials to the visually impaired in northern Florida. Rabbi Richard Address, founder and director of Jewish Sacred Aging, is currently the interim rabbi at the Reform synagogue. [Read more…]
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…]