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.
Grief, loss and unexpected illness are issues that we all face, many times without advance warning. The impact of these events affects our body, spirit and soul. Learn what resources are available in the community and what Jewish wisdom has to offer to those who experience these issues at a free discussion at the Leventhal-Sidman JCC in Newton (333 Nahanton Street) on Sunday, April 1 at 11am. The discussion will be facilitated by JCC President/CEO and Rabbi Mark Sokoll and Marjie Sokoll, M.Ed., director of Jewish Life and Healing at Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Greater Boston. The event is open to the entire community. No registration required.