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.
New Beginnings is an opportunity for people considering conversion or in the process of conversion to discuss issues related to becoming Jewish and interacting with family and community with a new religious identity. Facilitated by Rabbi Lev Ba'esh.
June 22 2010
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
$36 per person; $50 per couple
Mayyin Hayyim Community Mikveh & Education Center 1838 Washington Street