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.
Beth Am Outreach Committee is excited to present a morning of learning and sharing about topics related to interfaith families. Beth Am clergy will be joined by Dawn Kepler, Director of Building Jewish Bridges: Embracing Interfaith Couples
9am: He Said, She Said - Male and Female Roles in Interfaith Families with Dawn Kepler
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Life Cycle Events: Discuss the major milestones in the Jewish life cycle and the concerns that commonly arise in interfaith families during these rites of passage.
Beyond the Mezuzah: What makes a Jewish home? How can parents model and practice Jewish values in everyday interactions with children, to create a loving & spiritual nourishing Jewish home.