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.
Following the Civil War and Reconstruction, anti-Semitism increasingly challenged the place of Jews in American society and abroad. Both the uptown German Jews and the downtown East European Jews fought to preserve their rights in the United States.
During the 1930s, American Jews widely aligned with FDR and the New Deal. In the 1940s, they supported both the “win the war” effort and rallied around the creation of the new State of Israel.
In recent years, the political culture of American Jewish life has become increasingly complex. However, both the future direction and intensity of Jewish participation in American politics has become increasingly difficult to predict.
Free and open to the public. Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel 8339 Old York Road Elkins Park, PA