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.
Celebrate five years of PJ Library in Greater Boston with a DJ with games and dancing, bouncy houses, face painting, crafts and a special birthday concert by Josh and the Jamtones on Sunday, June 9 from 10-11:30am. Event will be held at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton. No charge. Pre-register to be entered into a drawing to win exciting prizes. Walk-ins welcome. In case of inclement weather, this event will be indoors with limited availability. Everyone is welcome. Please pre-register at bostonjcc.org/newtonpjbirthday to ensure your space. PJ Library, a program of the Harold Grinspoon Foundation, is a gift from the JCCs of Greater Boston with generous support from CJP and valued community partners such as Congregation Or Atid, Temple Emanuel and Solomon Schechter Day School of Greater Boston. Interfaith families/individuals welcome. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-558-6587.