Chicagoland

Welcome!

RABBI RENI DICKMAN

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 renid@interfaithfamily.com.


InterfaithFamily/Chicago Events

Breaking the Glass at a Jewish weddingStarting June 4: Interfaith Wedding Email Series If you and your fiance are from two different faith backgrounds and planning a Jewish or “Jewish and…” wedding ceremony, there’s a lot to consider. Let us help you. REGISTER NOW>>

Starting July 2: Free Parenting Email Series You will receive eight emails over four weeks about how to bring spirituality and traditions to your parenting in realistic and meaningful ways. The email series runs four times a year, beginning the first Monday of January, April, July and October. REGISTER NOW>>


Connect with us

922 Davis Street
Evanston, IL 60201
847-778-1938


Upcoming events

Jew-Curious?

April 30, 7:00PM

A Taste of Judaism! Three FREE weekly classes on a modern Jewish take on spirituality, values and community. Sessions are dynamic and interactive. Faculty is engaging and open to all your questions and concerns. Classes at locations across Chicagoland in April. For list of locations, dates and to register visit ReformJudaism.org/TasteIL

MENDFUL Meditation with Rabbi Sigal

May 3, 8:30PM

A unique opportunity to learn with Rabbi Sigal online. Explore healing meditations, learn about Mendful and ask questions. Learn how to focus and relax in the midst of your life, live more with ease and contentment, and open to the mystery of your heart and soul.

MENDFUL Meditation with Rabbi Sigal

May 10, 8:30PM

A unique opportunity to learn with Rabbi Sigal online. Explore healing meditations, learn about Mendful and ask questions. Learn how to focus and relax in the midst of your life, live more with ease and contentment, and open to the mystery of your heart and soul.

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Amy Schumer in I Feel Pretty, Scarlett Johansson and Rachel Weisz’s new flicks and Seth Meyers’ delivery drama

How I Came to Embrace My Important Role in Judaism

Why my role as a Japanese American convert to Judaism is invaluable


Connect to more resources

Watch other people and couples talk about how InterfaithFamily has impacted their lives.

Read a Catholic Pastor’s counsel on baptism and interfaith families.

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.

And there’s more! Cheat sheets for Jewish holidaysfood and greetings.