This booklet explains the Days of Awe, starting with Rosh Hashanah and running through Yom Kippur, including what to expect at synagogue services, what the home celebrations may look like and concluding with a glossary of useful terms.
Parents, Children and Interfaith Relationships: Listening so they will talk. Talking so they will listen. 4 week class being taught at Gratz College in Elkins Park, PA by IFF/Philadelphia Director Rabbi Robyn Frisch. The class begins Oct. 28 & is being offered both Tuesday afternoons & Tuesday evenings.
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.
How do we respond to the growing number of children from interfaith families in our schools? How do we support the Jewish choices made by interfaith families while nurturing the Jewish identity of all children in our classrooms? What policy and curricular issues arise as we respond to the new realities of Jewish life? This full day program will integrate interactive text study, peer discussion and strategy planning sessions with fellow clergy, educators, Jewish professionals and lay leaders collectively addressing the multiplicity of contemporary challenges faced by children, families and teachers in our schools.