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.
The Annual Gathering of Remembrance (AGR) is the community-wide observance for Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Commemoration Day) co-sponsored by the Museum of Jewish Heritage, the Warsaw Ghetto Resistance Organization, and the American Gathering of Jewish Holocaust Survivors and Their Descendants.
More than 2,000 survivors and their families are joined by political leaders and other members of the community in New York’s oldest and largest Holocaust commemoration ceremony.
Holocaust survivors participate with their children and grandchildren in a moving and historic candle-lighting ceremony that physically demonstrates the importance and power of passing memories from one generation to the next.