Greater Boston

Welcome!

RABBI JILLIAN CAMERON

Welcome to IFF/Boston!

interfaith [in-ter-feyth]: adjective 1. of, operating, or occurring between persons belonging to different religions.

We at InterfaithFamily understand that the definition goes far beyond Webster’s.

How do you interfaith?…Interfaith relationship? Intercultural relationship? Interfaith children or grandchildren? Child of an interfaith family?

We have a knack for that! And many, many resources to help you celebrate Judaism your way…Come join us! Rabbi Jillian Cameron would love the opportunity to meet you over a cup of coffee….or email!


Coffee & Conversations

 

Want to meet other interfaith/intercultural couples?  We’re making it easy in 2018!  Coffee & Conversations, our monthly informal get-togethers, are coming to a coffee house near you.  Here’s our 2018 line-up:

 

 

Jamaica Plain:
Jun 27, Jul 25, Aug 29, Sep 26, Oct 24, Nov 28, Dec 19

Cambridge/Somerville
Jul 18, Aug 1, Sep 5, Oct 10, Nov 7, Dec 5

Salem:
Jun 21, Jul 19, Aug 16, Sep 13, Oct 18, Nov 15, Dec 13


Connect with us

90 Oak Street, 4th Floor
Newton Upper Falls, MA 02464
(617) 581-6801
Contact: Jane Maine


Upcoming events

Registration Open for Kerem Shalom Hebrew School

May 18, 12:00AM

Registration for Kerem Shalom’s Hebrew School 2018-19 is now open. From age 3 through high school – meet once-a-week. Preschool and primary grades focus on the joys of Jewish Holidays, celebrations and introduce Jewish cultural awareness. Elementary grades learn Hebrew and the prayer service, study Torah, and develop their understanding of their Jewish identity through […]

Registration Open for JCC Discovery After School Club

May 21, 12:00AM

Registration for Discovery After School Club 2018-2019 is now open! Discovery Club provides after school options on Tuesdays and/or Thursdays for kids in grades K-2 with workshop choices ranging from sports and swimming to farming and technology to crafting and cooking. Transportation is available in Newton and Needham from local vendors. Join us for the […]

Torah Study with Rabbi Alan Ullman Torah Study with Rabbi Alan Ullman at Kerem Shalom

June 19, 7:00PM

Rabbi Alan Ullman brings Torah to life by facilitating dynamic interaction and questioning of text, enabling us to view Torah in its ancient context as well as in its relevance to our lives today. Rabbi Ullman helps us to see the wisdom of Torah as a way to guide our own spiritual journeys and to […]

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