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.
Post-performance Q&A with renowned director and Tony Award nominee Elizabeth Swados
Based on monologues and songs written by NYC Dominican and Jewish teens, this performance highlights their connections to one another while interweaving the historical story of Jewish refugees escaping the Holocaust and finding sanctuary in the Dominican Republic.
The production is made possible through the support of the Community Connections Committee, part of the New York Jewry Task Force of UJA-Federation’s Commission on the Jewish People.