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.
Love and Religion is an interactive, fun, and low-key workshop for newly married,
engaged or seriously dating interfaith/intercultural couples to talk about how to make major decisions together including
Love and Religion includes four sessions: Thursday, August 14th--our treat to dinner at Frankie's (900 N. Michigan),
Thursday, August 21st--a evening coffee meet-up at the Heller JCC in Lakeview, Thursday, August 28th--a video conference
meeting from your computer with short presentations given by Jewish community leaders, and Friday, September 5th--
a Shabbat dinner in the city (place tbd).