Welcome to IFF/Chicago! Want ideas for a baby naming or your upcoming wedding? Wondering about the process for a child to have a bar/bat mitzvah? Are you a Jewish professional thinking about how to be the most welcoming and inclusive for interfaith families? We’re here to help! Email Rabbi Reni Dickman at firstname.lastname@example.org.
February 28: Interfaith Couples Meetup Join InterfaithFamily/Chicago and other interfaith couples in their 20s and 30s for an evening of socializing, fun and meaningful conversation. REGISTER NOW>>
Starting April 30: Love and Religion Workshop Being part of an interfaith couple can be challenging, but you don’t need to find the answers alone. This four-session workshop offers a safe environment to work on creating your religious lives together. REGISTER NOW>>
Starting May 6: Wedding Email Series If you and your partner are from two different faith backgrounds and planning a Jewish or Jewish and… wedding ceremony, there’s a lot to consider. We’re taking all our expertise and dishing it out in seven emails designed to offer ideas and options, answer common questions and connect you to a wealth of additional resources (and other couples!) so you can plan a ceremony that’s right for you. REGISTER NOW>>
Starting May 6: Parenting Email Series Receive eight emails over four weeks about how to bring spirituality and traditions to your parenting in realistic and meaningful ways. . REGISTER NOW>>
Ongoing: A Taste of Judaism:Enjoy three weekly classes on the modern Jewish take on spirituality, values, and community. Our classes are dynamic and interactive; our teachers are accessible, engaging, and can answer any and all of your questions. FIND A CLASS IN YOUR AREA.
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February 16, 7:00PM
Temple Beth Israel (3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie) Presents An Evening with Novelist James Carroll (“Constantine’s Sword-The Church and the Jews”), sponsored by Adult Education, Saturday, February 16, 2019, 7:00 p.m. Nominal cost is $5.00 per person, includes desserts and coffee. Q&A follows his brief lecture. Open to the community. RSVP by Monday, February 11, […]
February 19, 10:00AM
In an America that seems to be fracturing along cultural, political, and geographical lines, we have the opportunity to act bravely and wisely by learning with and from people who think and act differently than we do. For dates and details, click here.
February 26, 10:00AM
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Need information to help plan for an interfaith wedding? Interfaith marriages bring up many complicated issues, but you’ve come to the right place to find answers. Visit InterfaithFamily’s wedding resource page.
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The Director of IFF/Chicago, Rabbi Reni Dickman, is available to couples and families to talk about issues, introduce you to interfaith family-friendly organizations and programs, and to personally help you find Jewish clergy for officiation at life cycle events. Contact her at email@example.com 847-778-1938 and read more about our staff.