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


Zoom classes fall cycle

YOU CAN JOIN OUR PROGRAM AT ANY TIME!

If you have any questions, call 888-539-2924, leave a message and Rabbi Neal Weinberg will return your call.
The classes will take place from 7-9:00PM on Sundays and Wednesdays.

ZOOM CYCLE – July 31th, 2022 – December 14th, 2022

All classes taught by Rabbi Neal Weinberg

 

  1. JULY 31 &  AUGUST 3        Introduction: Who is a Jew? Who are the Jews? What is Judaism?
  2. AUGUST 8 & 10                   Shabbat I
    (Monday instead of Sunday because of the Jewish holiday of Tisha B’Av-the 9th day of Av, a Day of Fasting)
  3. AUGUST 14 & 17               Shabbat II and Keeping Kosher
  4. AUGUST 21 & 24                Biblical Period I (History and Torah)
  5. AUGUST 28 & 31                 Biblical Period II (Prophets and Writings)
  6. SEPTEMBER 6 & 7             Biblical Ideas
    (Tuesday instead of Sunday because of Labor Day Holiday)
  7. SEPTEMBER 11 & 14          Chanukah, Tu B’Shevat, Purim
  8. SEPTEMBER 18 & 21          High Holidays
  9. SEPTEMBER 28 & 29         Rabbinic Period (History & Literature)
    (Wednesday and Thursday because of Rosh Hashana)
  10. OCTOBER 2 & 6                   Jewish Holidays
    (Thursday instead of Wednesday because of Yom Kippur)
  11. OCTOBER 12 & 13               Judaism & Christianity
    (Wednesday and Thursday because of Sukkot)
  12. OCTOBER 19 & 20               Passover
    (Wednesday and Thursday because of Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah)
  13. OCTOBER 23 & 26              Medieval Period
  14. OCT 30 & NOV 2                Jewish Mysticism and Birth I
  15. NOVEMBER 6 & 7             Birth II and Marriage
  16. NOVEMBER 13 & 16          Death and Jewish Parenting
    NO CLASSES DURING WEEK OF NOVEMBER 20-27 BECAUSE OF THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY
  17. NOVEMBER 28 & 30           Modern Era and Holocaust
    (Monday instead of Sunday because of Thanksgiving holiday)
  18. DECEMBER 4 & 7               Zionism and Israel
  19. DECEMBER 11 & 14           American Judaism

PDF of the schedule

 


Zoom classes spring cycle

YOU CAN JOIN OUR PROGRAM AT ANY TIME!

If you have any questions, call 888-539-2924, leave a message and Rabbi Neal Weinberg will return your call.
The classes will take place from 7-9:00PM on Sundays and Wednesdays.

ZOOM CYCLE – January 22nd, 2023 – June 21st, 2023

All classes taught by Rabbi Neal Weinberg

 

    1. JANUARY 22 & 25              Introduction: Who is a Jew? Who are the Jews? What is Judaism?
    2. JAN 29 & FEBRUARY 1     Shabbat I
    3. FEBRUARY 5 & 8               Shabbat II and Kosher
    4. FEBRUARY 12 & 15           Biblical Period I (History and Torah)
    5. FEBRARY 21 & 22              Biblical Period II (Prophets and Writings)
      (On Tuesday instead of Sunday and Monday because of President’s Day)
    6. FEB 26 & MARCH 1           Chanukah, Tu B’Shevat, Purim
    7. MARCH 12 & 15                 Biblical Ideas
    8. MARCH 19 & 22                 Rabbinic Period (History and Literature)
    9. MARCH 26 & 29                 Passover   
      NO CLASSES ON  APRIL 2ND TO 16TH – PASSOVER BREAK
    10. APRIL 18 & 19                 Judaism and Christianity
      (On Tuesday instead of Sunday)
    11. APRIL 23 & 26                 High Holidays
    12. APRIL 30 & MAY 3          Jewish Holidays
    13. MAY 7 & 10                      Medieval Period
    14. MAY 14 & 17                   Jewish Mysticism and Birth
    15. MAY 21 & 24                   Birth II and Marriage
    16. MAY 30 & 31                   Death and Jewish Parenting
      (On Tuesday instead of Sunday and Monday because of Memorial Day)
    17. JUNE 4 & 7                    Modern Era and Holocaust
    18. JUNE 11 & 14                Zionism and Israel
    19. JUNE 18 & 21                American Judaism

PDF of the schedule