This booklet, High Holy Days: the Basics, 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.
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.
Jewish Peoplehood - its complex origins, its implications and how it might be sustained. This is an issue of wide concern in the Jewish community today as the concept of a "Jewish collective" appears at odds with the contemporary ethos of intense individualism.
Through a series of video lectures, text study, and lively group discussion, we are again pleased to bring the world-renowned faculty of the Shalom Hartman Institute into the Kesher Israel community this year.
Please bring a friend and join us Sunday Mornings from 9:45 to 11:00 AM
Sept 29 2013 The Meaning and Significance of Peoplehood in Jewish Life
Oct 13 2013 Genesis and Exodus: Two Models of Jewish Peoplehood
Oct 20 2013 The Emergence of Jewish Peoplehood from the Biblical Perspective
Nov 3 2013 Prioritizing Peoplehood: A Reading of the Book of Jonah
Nov 10 2013 The Individual and the Collective
Nov 24 2013 Peoplehood and the Centrality of Place
Dec 8 2013 Core Principles of Jewish Peoplehood