Share in the learning of "Mining the Jewish Tradition for its Healing
The HUC-JIR Kalsman Institute on Judaism and Health and Temple Chai of Phoenix
hosted this international conference in May for nearly 300 rabbis, physicians,
nurses, cantors, educators, artists, mental-health professional, and lay people
interested in the health-related text and resources Judaism has to offer. Click
below to see video and read text of keynote speeches by Rabbi Elliot Dorff -
"Mishneh Ha-Briyyot: A New Jewish Approach to Disabilities," Dr. Tamara
Cohn Eskenazi - "Biblical Reflections on Holiness, Health and Hope,"
Dr. Arnie Eisen - "Choose Life: American Jews and the Quest for Healing,"
and Dr. Arthur Green - "Healing the Self, Healing the Cosmos: Reflections
in the Neo-Hasidic Spirit".