Guiding individuals, professionals & communities on the journey of aging

Growing Older, the practice of Rabbi Dayle A. Friedman, offers learning opportunities, spiritual care and spiritual guidance to foster meaning and wholeness. Growing Older helps individuals, professionals and communities to grow deeper and wiser as we face growing older. Growing Older offers provisions—spiritual resources—for this journey, whether you are making it yourself, or you are accompanying others as a caregiver or as part of a community.

jewish_wisdom Check out these resources from Rabbi Dayle:

Rabbi Dayle’s most recent book, Jewish Wisdom for Growing Older: Finding Your Grit and Grace Beyond Midlife, published by Jewish Lights Publishing.

Listen to a conversation Rabbi Dayle had on compassion and aging with Dr. Dan Gottlieb on public radio’s “Voices in the Family.”

Listen to Rabbi Dayle singing her Blessing for Growing Older.

Watch Rabbi Dayle’s talk with the late Reb Zalman Schachter-Shalomi



New + of note

Join Rabbi Dayle for Aging in Israel: A Study Tour, February 18-25, 2018. This exploration of innovations in Israel’s dynamic, multicultural society is for professionals + lay volunteers. Click here for details.

Learn more at a Virtual Open House, Sunday, November 19, 7:30 p.m. EST on Zoom. For connection details: email Rabbi Dayle.

Watch Rabbi Dayle in dialogue with spiritual director Vivian Feintech for Spiritual Directors International.

Watch Rabbi Dayle reflect on Jewish Wisdom for Growing Older on Jewish Sacred Aging TV.

Read Rabbi Dayle’s comments on medical marijuana for elders in Hadassah Magazine.