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.
Parents, Children and Interfaith Relationships: Listening so they will talk. Talking so they will listen. 4 week class being taught at Gratz College in Elkins Park, PA by IFF/Philadelphia Director Rabbi Robyn Frisch. The class begins Oct. 28 & is being offered both Tuesday afternoons & Tuesday evenings.
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.
Enriching Our Lives: Interfaith Discussion Group is a new 6-session discussion and support group for those in interfaith relationships. Feelings about religion and traditions are shared in a safe format, with the goal of strengthening communication between partners. Issues discussed will include respect for each other's religious backgrounds, family of origin issues, holiday celebrations, and instilling religious identity in children. The final class will take place off-site and will feature a havdalah (end of Shabbat) service on Saturday April 28th. Facilitator: Rabbi Brian Glusman