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.
Mom’s of infants ages 0-3 months share the journey of motherhood with other new moms in a safe, supportive, non-judgmental environment. Led by a former Isis Parenting Instructor, the class covers topics such as soothing your baby, infant sleep patterns, tummy time, new roles and relationships, and includes interactive activities such as infant massage, finger plays and songs. This 6 week class costs $145 and is held at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center (333 Nahanton Street) in Newton. Multiple offerings: Thursdays, March 27-May 1 from 9:30-11am, Tuesdays, April 8-May 20 from 2:00-3:30pm, Thursdays, May 15-June 19 from 9:30-11am, and Tuesdays, May 27-July 1 from 2-3:30pm. Register at www.bostonjcc.org/earlyparenting. For more information, contact 617-558-6485 or email@example.com. Families of all backgrounds are welcome.