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.
Have you longed to embody your spirituality? To explore the ways that Divinity pulses through every breath of your being? Do you want to be a more open channel through which shefa, the Divine flow of energy, may manifest on the earth? Do you seek to comprehend and to express through body, mind and spirit the deep structure of the Jewish prayer service, the Torah and other sacred Jewish teachings, the Kabbalistic Tree of Life, and your personal Divine connection?
If so, we welcome you! This class, designed to help you more fully and creatively embody Jewish spirituality, will serve as an introduction to a two-year training program, both for those who are and for who might wish to become Jewish movement facilitators. All levels of experience are welcomed.
Your inspired and passionate faculty, drawing on many years of combined experience in exploring Jewish prayer, music, text, history, and soul through the lenses of dance and movement, ritual, psychology, and the healing arts, will guide and empower you to grow the roots of your spiritual aliveness, watered by the well of your body’s wisdom.