When my husband read an early draft of this essay, he asked, "Why doesn't her partner have to support our daughter? After all, they agreed to raise children as Jews." What does it mean to raise a Jewish child?
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.
This weekly course will give students a foundation in the basic tenets of Judaism. History, holidays, life cycle events, theology prayer, and communal life will be explored through foundational Jewish texts, beliefs, and customs. It is open to Jews and non-Jews considering conversion, regardless of synagogue membership. Registration is required; please visit our website to register or contact Rabbi Lisa Rubin for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org or 212-838-5122 x5002.
November 15 2011 - April 24 2012
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
123 East 55th St. Corner of Lexington and 55th St.