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.
Can a person be Jewish and Catholic at the same time? TORN sensitively documents the struggle of Father Romuald Waszinel, a Polish priest whose identity is turned inside out when he learns his parents were Jews who gave him to Catholic neighbors to save him from the Holocaust. Post-screening discussion to be led by Rabbi David Sandmel and Father John Pawlikowski, both advocates for Catholic-Jewish dialogue.