This booklet, High Holy Days: the Basics, 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.
Connecting Interfaith Families to Jewish Life in Greater Cleveland by providing programs and opportunities for interfaith families to experience Judaism in a variety of venues, meet other interfaith families, and to connect to other Jewish organizations that may serve their needs.
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.
We recently wrapped up our annual holiday survey and want to thank the 700+ people who participated. We know your time is valuable, and now we hope you'll also share what you think of our resources, online and in person. Ten minutes of your time with this year's User Survey will greatly impact our content and programs for next year.
Below you’ll have the chance to learn more about our new President, Jodi Bromberg and read our new InterfaithFamily/Boston Director’s first blog post. We're also thrilled to share that we have been selected for Slingshot’s ninth guide as a Standard Bearer—read more below.
User Survey: Win $500 What Do YOU Think?
Thanks to everyone who took our recent Holiday Survey and congrats to Debbie Doyle who won the $500 gift card! Now we want to know what you think of InterfaithFamily. Rate our online resources and in-person workshops and tell us what you want to see from us in the years to come. Plus, members of our network can enter to win $500—our way of saying thanks. Take the survey
Pop Culture Major Roles for Portman & Watts
Natalie Portman reprises her role in Thor and gears up for her directorial debut (in Jerusalem!)—of her adaptation of Amoz Oz’s memoir. And Naomi Watts shares how she felt about portraying Princess Diana. Read more
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A member of the Jewish clergy who leads a congregation in songful prayer. ("Hazzan" in Hebrew.)Hebrew for "my master," the term refers to a spiritual leader and teacher of Torah. Often, but not always, a rabbi is the leader of a synagogue congregation.