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.
Shalom Cobb presents the High Holy Day Institute at Congregation Etz Chaim. This is your opportunity to prepare yourself spiritually for the New Year 5772. Learn about its themes, lessons, and messages from local rabbis and scholars.
7:30 pm Study sessions taught by Rabbi Shalom Lewis, Rabbi Ephraim Silverman and Rabbi Albert Slomovitz
8:40 pm Study sessions taught by Dr. Shelley Buxbaum, Director of the Lisa F. Brill Institute for Jewish Learning, MJCCA; Rabbi Fred Greene and Rabbi Paul Kerbel
September 13 2011
7:30 PM - 10:00 pm
8.00/person in advance; $10.00 at the door - make checks payable to Congregation Etz Chaim