Judaism by Choice Schedule of Classes

Judaism by Choice students will learn:

  • Jewish History and Literature from Biblical, Rabbinic and Medieval periods through the Modern era.

  • Jewish Theology, Philosophy and Mysticism

  • The importance of Shabbat (the Jewish Sabbath) and Jewish Holidays

  • Jewish Values

  • Prayers, Traditions and Rituals

  • The Jewish Circle of Life: Birth, Education, Bar and Bat Mitzvah, marriage and Death.

  • The Hebrew Language.

Judaism by Choice 18-session Course Program

INTERACTIVE ONLINE CLASSES FOR CONVERSION TO JUDAISM NOW AVAILABLE


Judaism by Choice is very excited to announce that we will have a new cycle of classes starting October 18th.

he classes will take place from 7-8:45PM on Sundays and Wednesdays.

ZOOM CYCLE – October 18, 2020 – April 7, 2021

All classes taught by Rabbi Neal Weinberg

1. OCTOBER 18 & 21            Introduction: Who is a Jew? Who are the Jews? What is Judaism? The Different movements in American Judaism.

2. OCTOBER 25 & 28           Shabbat I

3. NOVEMBER 1 & 4           Shabbat II

4. NOVEMBER 8 & 11            Biblical Period (History and Torah)

5. NOVEMBER 15 & 18             Biblical Period II (Prophets and Writings)

No classes on November 22 & 25 because of Thanksgiving

6. NOV 30 & DEC 2          Biblical Ideas
(Monday because Sunday is still Thanksgiving)

7. DECEMBER 6 & 9                  Chanukah, Tu B’Shevat & Purim

8. DECEMBER 13 & 16              Rabbinic Period (History and Literature)

No classes because of the Winter Holidays

9. JANUARY 24 & 27                 Judaism and Christianity

10. JAN 31 & FEB 3                    High Holidays

11. FEBRUARY 7 & 10                Jewish Holidays

12. FEBRUARY 16 & 17              Passover
(Tuesday because of President’s weekend)

13. FEBRUARY 21 & 24         Medieval Period

14. FEB 28 & MARCH 3         Jewish Mysticism and Birth I

15. MARCH 7 & 10                 Birth II and Marriage

16. MARCH 14 & 17               Death and Jewish Parenting

17. MARCH 21 & 24            Modern Era and Holocaust

18. MARCH 30 & 31               Zionism and Israel
(Tuesday because of Passover)

19. APRIL 5 & 7                     American Judaism
(Monday because of Passover)

PDF of the schedule

Zoom classes spring cycle


Judaism by Choice is very excited to announce that we will have a new cycle of classes starting April 11th 2021.

he classes will take place from 7-8:45PM on Sundays and Wednesdays.

ZOOM CYCLE – April 11th, 2021 – August 18th, 2021

All classes taught by Rabbi Neal Weinberg

 

  1. APRIL 11 & 14         Introduction:Who is a Jew? Who are the Jews? What is Judaism?
  2. APRIL 18 & 21         Shabbat I
  3. APRIL 25 & 28         Shabbat II and Kosher
  4. MAY 2 & 5                BiblicalPeriod I (History and Torah)
  5. MAY 9 & 12              BiblicalPeriod II (Prophets and Writings)
    No classes May 16-18 because of Shavuot
  6. MAY 19 & 20            Biblical Ideas
    (Wednesday and Thursday classes)
  7. MAY 23 & 26            Chanukah, Tu B’Shevat, Purim
    No classes May 30 & 31st because of Memorial day
  8. JUNE 1 & 2              Rabbinic Period (History and Literature)
    (Tuesday instead of Sunday)
  9. JUNE 6 & 9             Judaism andChristianity
  10. JUNE 13 & 16       HighHolidays
  11. JUNE 20 & 23       JewishHolidays
  12. JUNE 27 & 30       Passover
    No class July 4th
  13. JULY 5 & 7           MedievalPeriod
    (Monday instead of Sunday)
  14. JULY 11 & 14       Jewish Mysticism and Birth I
    No class July 18 because of Tisha B’av
  15. JULY 19 & 21        Birth II and Marriage
    (Monday instead of Sunday)
  16. JULY 25 & 28        Death andJewish Parenting
  17. AUG 1 & 4             Modern Era and Holocaust
  18. AUG 8 & 11           Zionism and Israel
  19. AUG 15 & 18         American Judaism

PDF of the schedule