Instructors: Beth Israel Rabbis
This course is designed for newcomers to Judaism as well as those who wish to deepen their knowledge and appreciation of Judaism. You will learn the fundamental concepts of Jewish belief and practice and become more comfortable participating in worship and ritual life.
Topics include synagogue
Introduction to Judaism is an engaging multi-session course for anyone interested in exploring Jewish life through a Reform lens.
Open to all, this course is perfect for interfaith couples, those raising Jewish children, spiritual seekers, individuals considering conversion, and Jews who want a meaningful adult Jewish learning experience.
This is Noah's chronicle. Noah was a righteous man; in his generation, he was above reproach: Noah walked with God. - Genesis 6:9
This Introduction class is an engaging multi-session series delving into the beauty of Jewish traditions, teachings, and history through a Reform Jewish lens. We will explore holidays, life-cycle celebrations, theology, prayer, Torah, and other sacred texts. We will talk about Jewish history, antisemitism, Jewish peoplehood, our connection to the Land
Explore the early writings of Holocaust survivor, Nobel Peace Prize winner and author Elie Wiesel. We will read and analyze Wiesel's first three books: "Night", "Dawn", and "Day" (originally "The Accident"). Why did it take so long for Wiesel to publish "Night"? How is it different from the original Yiddish