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.
This is wonderful! I was just talking to my friend who is attending pre-cana classes with her fiance and I began to wonder why the Jewish community does not have something similar. I am Jewish and my fiance is Christian. I would love to attend these classes. I think it’s important and it sounds like fun! Do you know of any such classes in Long Island, NY?
Contact your jewish community center. I am taking a counseling class for interfaith relationships there. I truly recommend it as it has been interesting in helping my boyfriend and I realize whether we can compromise on the religion aspect before an engagement.
Yes, InterfaithFamily/Philadelphia will be offering a similar program in 2013. There is also counseling provided by Jewish Children and Family Service. If you need more information, contact me at email@example.com.