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Religious Journeys

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  • Priestly Benediction: Video

    An example of a bar mitzvah boy receiving the priestly benediction from his synagogue's clergy.

    Date: 11-20-2012
  • Eight Nights of Hanukkah Family Time

    By Galit Breen

    Since Hanukkah was about spending time together when I was a kid, that's what we're doing with our family now.

    Date: 11-29-2012
  • Conversion, Shared Spirituality and the Memorial Prayer

    By Rabbi Katy Z. Allen

    After the author converted to Judaism, shared experiences and art helped her connect to her mother's spirituality and, ultimately, led to a beautiful and moving funeral.

    Date: 07-18-2012
  • Four Worlds, Four People: Tu Bishvat Seder With Meaning

    By Miriam Steinberg-Egeth

    Why a Tu Bishvat seder has a lot to offer for 20- and 30-somethings (and you!).

    Date: 01-15-2013
  • "My Dad Converted" and Other Questions

    By Ruth Schapira

    How do we talk to teens about religion? About their religious identity? About their parent's conversion?

    Date: 01-17-2013
  • Finding Community As A Young Parent

    By Dana Hagenbuch

    Whether intermarried or not, finding a Jewish community can be a great way to connect to your local community and make new friends.

    Date: 01-28-2013
  • Naming the Stranger: A Defining Interfaith Moment

    By Rabbi Geela Rayzel Raphael

    Behold, the power of a name! What we can learn from the biblical 'ger toshav,' the stranger who dwells among us, when preparing for an interfaith wedding.

    Date: 01-29-2013
  • Going Under, Letting Go

    By Audrey Etlinger

    Why a patrilineal Jew decided to formally convert to Judaism (go to the mikveh, go before a beit din) even though she already felt Jewish.

    Date: 06-22-2012
  • The Whole Megillah Video

    The whole megillah? A look at the scroll (megillah is Hebrew for 'scroll') of Esther, the story that is read on the Jewish holiday of Purim.

    Date: 02-21-2012
  • Family Shabbat Dinner Video

    A video showing one family's Friday night Shabbat rituals leading up to the dinner meal.

    Date: 01-30-2012

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