Looking for a welcoming and open community for your interfaith family?
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From lifecycle events to the everyday journey of being in an interfaith family, we can help you explore Judaism in the way that works best for you and your family.
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Attn: Laura Rumpf
Bay Area, CA
May 21, 7:00PM
Join us for a meal that celebrates the strength of our interfaith connections in Marin. Iftar, “breaking the fast” is an important and holy act for Muslims during the sacred month of Ramadan. Explore texts from the Koran and the Torah during a special study session, and celebrate our Marin interfaith community with a festive […]
June 8, 8:00PM
Night Shift is a Jewish cultural experience. It’s a new take on Shavuot-the holiday that celebrates Jewish culture and literacy. Come gather at Town and Country Village in Palo Alto after normal operating hours, and shift your perspective as to what is possible there. Explore your favorite yoga studios, coffee shops and book stores in […]
June 11, 1:00PM
Jeanette Lewicki, singer and accordionist, leads a world tour of Yiddish song. From the shtetls of Poland, to the sunny boulevards of Odessa; by steamer ship to Athens and Istanbul; by railway from Buenos Aires to Brooklyn, Yiddish song has traveled the world. We carry the songs wherever we go and the songs carry us: […]
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Why my role as a Japanese American convert to Judaism is invaluable
My journey to Judaism started long before I met my now-husband Bryan, but my interest in it deepened because of him and his Jewish heritage. I’ve always been interested in learning about my Japanese heritage, so when Bryan and I started discussing our future together, I was quietly interested in conversion early on.
Interfaith marriages bring up many complicated issues, but you’ve come to the right place to find answers. Visit InterfaithFamily’s wedding resource page.
Here are some basic cheat sheets on Jewish holidays, food and greetings. Plus read some of our latest dual-faith and multi-traditional parenting adventures.
Rabbi Laura Rumpf, our Bay Area Rukin Fellow, 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 fellowship@ interfaithfamily.com.