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 30 & DEC 1           Modern Era and Holocaust
    (Wednesday and Thursday 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 29th, 2023 – June 21st, 2023

All classes taught by Rabbi Neal Weinberg

    1. JANUARY 29 & FEBRUARY 1    Introduction: Who is a Jew? Who are the Jews? What is Judaism?
    2. FEBRUARY 5 & 8             Shabbat I
    3. FEBRUARY 12 & 15        Shabbat II and Kosher
    4. FEBRUARY 21 & 22        Biblical Period I (History and Torah)
      (On Tuesday instead of Sunday and Monday because of President’s Day)
    5. FEB26 & MARCH 1        Chanukah, Tu B’Shevat, Purim
    6. MARCH 5 & 8                 Biblical Period II (Prophets and Writings)
    7. MARCH 12 & 15             Biblical Ideas
    8. MARCH 19 & 22             Rabbinic Period (History and Literature) 
    1. MARCH 26 & 29             Passover  


    NO CLASSES ON  APRIL 2ND TO 16TH – PASSOVER BREAK

    1. APRIL 19 & 20          Judaism and Christianity
      (On Wednesday and Thursday)
    2. APRIL 23 & 26           High Holidays
    1. APRIL 30 & MAY 3  Jewish Holidays
    2. MAY 7 & 10             Medieval Period
    1. MAY 14 & 17          Jewish Mysticism and Birth I
    2. MAY 21 & 24.          Birth II and Marriage
    3. MAY 30 & 31             Death and Jewish Parenting
      (On Tuesday instead of Sunday and Mondaybecause of Memorial Day)
    4. JUNE 4 & 7               Modern Era and Holocaust
    5. JUNE 11 & 14           Zionism and Israel
    6. JUNE 18 & 21            American Judaism

PDF of the schedule