This booklet explains the Days of Awe, starting with Rosh Hashanah and running through Yom Kippur, including what to expect at synagogue services, what the home celebrations may look like and concluding with a glossary of useful terms.
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.
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.