Our updated booklet, Weddings For The Interfaith Couple, walks you through all of the traditions for the big day, starting with two to think about in advance (choosing a wedding contract known as a ketubah and topics to consider when meeting with your wedding officiant).
Rabbi Mychal will be leading us in a discussion of interfaith relationships throughout Jewish history and the present challenges and opportunities they pose. This discussion will provide a foundation for the second part of the series in which we will explore the many realities of interfaith relationships, including challenges we have faced and our varied approaches to our own interfaith experiences.
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.
Not to state the obvious — but this article ROCKS! Wonderfully engrossing and very nostalgic for those of us who lived through the era. I tend to agree with Barry Melton’s assessment that it was actually the end of an era….what do others who experienced it feel?
Definitely get a copy of Max Said Yes! The Woodstock Story. (http://www.maxsaidyes.com)The only children’s book about Woodstock and its Jewish hero, plain spoken, open minded dairy farmer Max Yasgur, who oopend his farm up to hundreds of thousands of lfower children for 3 days of peace and music.