Rabbi Albert T. Bilgray Memorial Lectureship
Rabbi Richard Address, D.Min
March 2–4, 2017 at the University of Arizona Hillel and Temple Emanu-El
“Health & Wellness & Judaism”
Thursday, March 2, 7:00 pm, “In a Sacred Image: A Jewish Approach to Health & Wellness” - Lecture at University of Arizona Hillel [for a map see below]
Friday, March 3, 5:30 pm - Shabbat Dinner with Rabbi Address, our 5777 Bilgray Scholar. $36/person. Catering by Carte Blanche [Cafe ala C'Art].
To RSVP for dinner, click below or call (520) 327-4501.
Friday, March 3, 7:30 pm, “Going Boldly to Our Next Frontier: An approach to life's 'third age' from Jewish tradition and texts”- Sermon at Shabbat Evening Services, Temple Emanu-El
Saturday, March 4, 12:00 pm, “New Rituals for New Life Stages” - Rabbi’s Tish at Temple Emanu-El. Bring a dairy/vegetarian dish to share
Co-sponsored by the University of Arizona's Arizona Center for Judaic Studies, Handmaker Jewish Services for Aging, Jewish Family & Children's Services of Southern Arizona, B'nai B'rith Covenant House, University of Arizona's Department of Religious Studies, and the University of Arizona's Hillel Foundation.
Richard F. Address, D.Min, serves as Founder and Director of Jewish Sacred Aging. He served for 33 years on staff of Union for Reform Judaism as Regional Director and then as Founding Director of Department of Jewish Family Concerns. He has also served congregations in California and for the last several years was Senior Rabbi at a congregation in southern New Jersey. He hosts the weekly radio show “Boomer Generation Radio” in Philadelphia and serves as cochair of the Committee of Spirituality and Diversity for C-TAC: the Coalition to Transform Advanced Care. Rabbi Address is active with the World Union for Progressive Judaism and writes and speaks regularly on issues related to baby boomers, aging and how Judaism can impact our lives as we age. He is also adjunct faculty at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in New York and also serve as co-chair of Jewish Advisory Group to Samaritan Health Care/Hospice in Southern New Jersey.
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