Elder Life Challenges and the Creative Possibilities of Ritual

By Richard Address

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), March 2005

The author gives examples of needs for rituals that are emerging because of our increasingly long lives. Elders want and deserve the opportunity to publicly recognize and sanctify loss of a spouse and new partnerships.

Topic: Ritual, Relationships, Generational Issues, Death and Mourning, Family, Aging, Clergy, Elderly

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.35/no.619

Page Number(s): 14

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Address, Richard. Elder Life Challenges and the Creative Possibilities of Ritual. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). March 2005: 14. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6640


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