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.
Introduction to Judaism is a 16 week class which gives a broad overview of Judaism and is designed for Jews and others who are seeking a greater understanding of Jewish principles and practice. The course is for interfaith couples, non-Jews considering conversion, and for Jews who wish to learn more about Judaism. The class explores Jewish holidays and life-cycle ceremonies, prayer and worship, Jewish history, Jewish theology, Israel, the Holocaust, and how to make a Jewish home.