This beautiful booklet tells the historical roots of Tu Bishvat and Judaism's long-standing sacred connection to trees. You will also find suggestions for activities for young children and ideas for hosting a Tu Bishvat seder.
InterfaithFamily and the Workmen's Circle are celebrating Tu B'Shevat, the Jewish New Year for the trees, and you're invited!
Join us for a FREE afternoon filled with food, music, art projects and social justice.
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.
Regarding the advice above for GLBT individuals, we at Jewish Mosaic know of an Orthodox rabbi trying to create an Orthodox path for conversion for GLBT people. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Actually, the Reform movement does not require immersion in the mikvah for conversion. It is up to the individual rabbi. And yes, there are more and more who encourage mikveh. Going to the mikveh will also make your conversion more acceptable to the Conservative movement if you care about that.