When my husband read an early draft of this essay, he asked, "Why doesn't her partner have to support our daughter? After all, they agreed to raise children as Jews." What does it mean to raise a Jewish child?
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.
Mothers' Circle was created for women of other religious backgrounds who are interested in creating a Jewish home and raising Jewish children. Come enjoy the support and camaraderie of meeting with others who share your experiences. This is a 3-session mini-course held on January 29, February 12, and February 26, 2012.