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 Keruv committee invites everyone to a viewing of the short film "The Tribe", as well as a discussion on the topic of our evolving Jewish community.
"The Tribe - An Unorthodox, Unauthorized History of the Jewish People" (in 18 minutes)
For both Jews and non-Jews in our community - what does being a part of the American Jewish people mean to you?
What makes it important to raise our children Jewish?
How do you define yourself as a Jew?
What does it mean to travel with the Jewish people, but to not be Jewish? How do we make the non-Jew feel a part of our "Tribe"?