Our updated booklet, Weddings For The Interfaith Couple, walks you through all of the traditions for the big day, starting with two to think about in advance (choosing a wedding contract known as a ketubah and topics to consider when meeting with your wedding officiant).
Rabbi Mychal will be leading us in a discussion of interfaith relationships throughout Jewish history and the present challenges and opportunities they pose. This discussion will provide a foundation for the second part of the series in which we will explore the many realities of interfaith relationships, including challenges we have faced and our varied approaches to our own interfaith experiences.
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.
American families are now raising over 70,000 Chinese children. Eight-year old Faith Sadowsky, formerly Fang Sui Yong, is one. Director Stephanie Wang-Breal tells this sotry from Faith's point of view and in real time. I LOVE YOU MOMMY (WO AI NI MOMMY) documentars Faith's struggle to adapt to her new life in America and her parents' efforts to understand a chid who expereiences racism in a strange country. This is an important fil about parenting, especially for anyone who has considered adoption. Winner; Best U.S. Feature, 2010 Silverdocs Film Festival. In English, Mandarin with subtitles. In person: Director Stephanie Wang-Breal and producer Ursula Liang.
November 09 2010
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
$12 general admission; $11 discounted for students, seniors 65+ and members of The Boston Jewish Film Festival, MFA, Coolidge Corner Theatre and WGBH.