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.
Introduction to Judaism - 12 week, Sunday afternoon class about Jewish history, traditions, holidays and life cycle ceremonies. Gain comfort and familiarity with the symbols, liturgy, music, rituals and Hebrew blessings in the home and at synagogue. Taught by dynamic team of Reform rabbis, cantors and educators.
Designed for individuals and couples wishing to explore Judaism. Interfaith couples are encouraged to enroll together.
Registration fee: $275/individual or $360/couple.
Advance registration is required to confirm your space.
Instructors: Rabbi Jay Perlman, Rabbi Todd Markley and Rabbi Michele Lenke