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.
A New Holiday Tradition Begins in Boston’s Back Bay on December 18th with “A Light Through the Ages”
Boston Jewish Spirit will open its doors at its shared home at Emmanuel Church for “A Light Through the Ages”, a holiday celebration of love, family, hope and peace. Presented by Boston Jewish Spirit and featuring the world renowned musicians of Emmanuel Music, this free holiday concert celebrates Chanukah’s deep spiritual meaning through story and song and explores messages of major contemporary importance for people of all ages and backgrounds.
The original text of “A Light Through the Ages,” written by Rabbi Howard A. Berman, was first performed in New York City 34 years ago, and provides a chronicle of the holiday from different times and places over the centuries. Choral selections of traditional and contemporary holiday music highlight the narrative, and the program concludes with a dramatic candlelight ceremony.