When my husband read an early draft of this essay, he asked, "Why doesn't her partner have to support our daughter? After all, they agreed to raise children as Jews." What does it mean to raise a Jewish child?
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.
7:30pm Adult Ed - "A Taste of Judaism: Are You Curious?"
A three-session class
* free and open to the public
* designed to highlight what is ‘delicious’ about Judaism: our faith, our customs and our community
* intended for people of all religious backgrounds
* geared for adults who would like to explore Reform Judaism's relevance in today's world.
* includes free and lively discussion of Judaism’s approach to living in our rapidly changing society is encouraged.
* sponsored & prepared by the Union for Reform Judaism
The course content is not dependent upon any previous knowledge of Judaism. Unaffiliated Jews, interfaith couples, in-laws of Jews, as well as individuals from other religious backgrounds, will find this course a good beginning.
NO ENROLLMENT FEE, but pre-registration is required and space is limited.
Contact Joyce Schwartz for more information at the URJ Reform Jewish Outreach Boston office: 617-928-0012 or firstname.lastname@example.org