This colorful booklet will give all the basics about this holiday which combines elements of Halloween, Mardi Gras and the secular new year. It is a holiday not only for children who know immediately that anything with a costume will be fun, but for adults too.
Connecting Interfaith Families to Jewish Life in Greater Cleveland by providing programs and opportunities for interfaith families to experience Judaism in a variety of venues, meet other interfaith families, and to connect to other Jewish organizations that may serve their needs.
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.
“Our Father” is not that uncommon in Jewish liturgy: “Avinu Malkeinu” from the High Holidays immediately springs to mind. (“Avinu” is Hebrew for “our father”) The tune for that prayer was what my daughter said she hummed softly so that other Jewish students could hear her when a high school teacher said that the concept of God as a father was invented by the Christians.