This colorful booklet lists all the ritual items needed for the Passover table. The history and significance of each item on the seder plate is explained, as are the customs that have been handed down through the generations.
JScreen provides convenient, at-home, saliva-based genetic carrier screening with the goal of preventing Jewish genetic diseases such as Tay-Sachs disease and Canavan disease. JScreen is a national program and is headquartered at Emory University in Atlanta.
A great way for Jewish professionals and volunteers who work with and provide programming for people in interfaith relationships to locate resources and trainings to build more welcome into their Jewish communities; connect with and learn from each other; and publicize and enhance their programs and services.
‚ÄúIf your mother is Jewish, you are Jewish, period,‚ÄĚ is correct. However a Jew without a Brit Milah, is like an American citizen born on American soil but never had a passport, social security card or birth certificate.
It’s so great that you are able to think critically about a blood ritual that has gone on so long without being seriously questioned! Bravo. The Brit Shalom is a wonderful ceremony and the fact that it doesn’t include genital cutting on perfectly normal healthy infant boys is a step in the right direction.