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.
A subsidized trip to Israel for interfaith couples - a once in a lifetime opportunity to support your choice to raise Jewish children and explore your Jewish identity, connect with Israel and strengthen your connection to the Jewish community. To be eligible, you need to be an interfaith couple, married or engaged, where one partner is Jewish and the other is not; be living in the Atlanta area; and have children under the age of ten, or planning to have children. The cost per couple is $2,799.00 which covers round trip airfare, all hotel accomodations, guided tours, transportation, travel insurance, tips and two meals per day. The deadline for an application, which can be downloaded from www.theisraelencounter.org, is DECEMBER 10, 2010.