MARCH 29-APRIL 5: Dr. Omid Safi, author of: Memories of Muhammad: Why the Prophet Matters (Nov 2, 2010), and Progressive Muslims: On Justice, Gender, and Pluralism, will be a visiting scholar at Iliff School of Theology and the annual Everding Lecture Series at Iliff and St. John’s Cathedral. He is a wonderful and rare teacher not to be missed. See link to several events, including one with Dr. Vincent Harding, and one with the Abrahamic Initiative.
APRIL 6: YOU ONLY LIVE ONCE: JEWISH WISDOM ON AGING WELL….. A SPECIAL ONE DAY CONFERENCE WITH RABBI DAYLE FRIEDMAN.
This new collaborative event is being organized by Allied Jewish Apartments, Shalom Cares, Jewish Family Service of Colorado and JEWISHcolorado (formerly Allied Jewish Federation) for the benefit of the community. This conference and resource day is for seniors and family members of seniors, general community members and industry professionals to attend. Our goal is to facilitate discussion and provide resources to older adults, their loved ones and caregivers.
Participants will select one workshop from each of the three sessions to attend. (Workshop listings available here.) We are pleased to offer a wide selection of topics and activities that will be presented by experts in their fields.
In addition to keynote speaker Rabbi Dayle Friedman and the workshops, the day will include a kosher lunch, snacks and a resource fair. Stay the whole day for the spectacular raffle!
Our Keynote Speaker: Rabbi Dayle Friedman
Rabbi Dayle will be speaking on The Spiritual Journey of Later Life at the conference. Rabbi Dayle is a leading expert in aging Jewishly, and is a Denver native!
She offers training, consulting and spiritual guidance on aging through Growing Older, her Philadelphia-based, national organization. She is the author of Jewish Visions for Aging, and editor of Jewish Pastoral Care; her forthcoming book is Growing Older: Sustenance for the Journey (Jewish Lights Publishing). Rabbi Dayle is also Is the founder of Hiddur: The Center for Aging and Judaism.
More information on Rabbi Dayle can be found on her website: http://growingolder.co/
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Wisdom! The Hardest Work
sit there right now.
Don’t do a thing. Just rest. For your separation from God
is the hardest work in this world.
- Hafiz, 14th Century Persia (now Iran)
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Please take a few moments to see this fantastic video prepared in anticipation of the 10th anniversary of September 11, 2001, and consider it as each of us look to embody the compassion needed to bring more peace and unity to our friends and neighbors of all faiths. Thanks to our friends in Cleveland who made this video for their event and have shared it with us.