As a Jew, it has been a pleasure learning from you. Thank you for bringing Judaism back into my life.
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
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
Classes are offered Monday and Wednesday nights, Tuesday and Thursday nights, Sunday mornings and Sunday afternoons. Classes can be taken once a week or twice a week, or at your own pace. Missed classes can be made up at a later date.
Students can attend classes at any one of the three Synagogues located conveniently throughout the Los Angeles area.
You are welcome to enroll in any class, at any time.
6:30 PM – 10:00 PM
206 Main Street, Venice 90291 (Entrance is in the back of the synagogue at 201 Hampton Drive/2nd Street, street parking)
March 4, 2019 – May 15, 2019
No classes on March 20, April 17, 22, 24
Download class schedule (PDF) (Revised on 03/11/2019)
May 20, 2019 – July 31, 2019
No classes on May 27, July 1, 3
Download class schedule (PDF) (Revised on 04/21/2019)
2:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Temple Beth Am
1039 S. La Cienega Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90035 (Parking lot)
December 02, 2018 – June 16, 2019
No classes on December 23, 30, January 6, 13, 20, February 17, March 3, April 21, April 28, May 26, June 9
Download class schedule (PDF) (Revised 03/08/19)
June 23, 2019 – January 26, 2020
No classes on June 30, July 7, 14, August 11, September 1, 29, October 13, 20, December 1,22,29, January 5,12,19
Download class schedule (PDF) (Revised 05/10/19)
Your class, knowledge, compassion, and love for Judaism have made my conversion process very fluid and enlightening!
Your class has enriched our lives and strengthened our marriage. We are growing even closer as we prepare a Jewish home using all of your invaluable lessons.