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January 21, 9:00AM
A look at modern issues under a Jewish lens. Led by Rabbi Keara Stein of InterfaithFamily/LA.
January 21, 12:00PM
Join Barrio Boychik for this tour of historic Boyle Heights. Learn the story of how such a diverse immigrant community came together in the first half of the 20th century and discuss how the forces of displacement have historically changed the landscape of the community around us.
February 4, 11:00AM
Join hundreds of SoCal kids for a day of ‘loaves’ of fun as everyone rolls up their sleeves together to bake challah! The event will include the ingredients and instructions on how to make a traditional challah, the braided Jewish bread specially served and eaten on Shabbat (or if you’re like us, eaten every day! )
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The debate in Jewish communities about interfaith marriage is heating up. Rabbis and Jewish professionals are arguing both sides and predicting the future of Judaism based on whether or not they will officiate at interfaith marriages. I’ve seen articles that talk about “caving on intermarriage” and “coming to terms with it” and “addressing the problem.” […]
Following are brief descriptions of wedding ceremonies of interfaith couples I know (all names have been changed) who were married in recent months: Matthew and Stacie were married by a rabbi* in a ceremony that was very similar to the ceremony the rabbi would have performed if both of them were Jewish. A few small […]
Until this year, it never even occurred to me that four celebrations to observe one phenomenon—the passage of time—could be considered, well, a lot. And it’s kind of confusing to boot, especially for my 5-year-old, whose birthday just happens to fall on January 1st.
Read some of our latest parenting adventures. >>
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 holidays, food and greetings.
Our IFF/LA staff 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 them at email@example.com.