This booklet 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.
Parents, Children and Interfaith Relationships: Listening so they will talk. Talking so they will listen. 4 week class being taught at Gratz College in Elkins Park, PA by IFF/Philadelphia Director Rabbi Robyn Frisch. The class begins Oct. 28 & is being offered both Tuesday afternoons & Tuesday evenings.
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.
For parents thinking about whether and how to bring Jewish wisdom, traditions, and customs to their home, lives, and parenting. This one-of-a-kind class from InterfaithFamily offers insights from Jewish tradition into major parenting situations like bedtimes and mealtimes. This in-person, 6-week class provides opportunities to meet Congregation Emanu-El rabbis, brainstorm and discuss your experiences with other interfaith families.
Bedtime Rituals and Routines (Shema)
Daily Rituals, Blessings for Food
Shabbat, a Day of Rest and Separation
The Jewish (Lunar) Calendar and the Cycle of Holidays
Good Deeds: Mitzvot, Tzedek, Tzedakah, and Tikkun Olam
God and Spirituality
Mezuzah & Shehecheyanu (Putting our Learning into Practice)
The class meets from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM on six Wednesdays: March 5, 12, 19, and 26; April 2 and 9, 2014 at Congregation Emanu-El, Two Lake Street, San Francisco, CA 94118.
You can register by clicking HERE.