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  • Lecha Dodi: Learning and Singing

    By InterfaithFamily

    Learn about Lecha Dodi, a featured poem sung during Friday night worship, and hear one of its melodies.

    Date: 10-24-2012
  • Hanukkah Parent School Visits

    By Joanna Brichetto

    All over the country, volunteer parents are visiting their child's classrooms and representing the entire Jewish people in 15 minutes or less. If this is you, here are some suggestions to make your visit educational, fun and positive.

    Date: 12-05-2012
  • 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
  • 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
  • The Passover Question Box

    By Galit Breen

    A great way to encourage everyone, young and old, Jewish or not, to participate in your Passover seder.

    Date: 03-13-2013

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