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 spring cycle

Here’s the new Judaism By Choice schedule starting on April 11th 2021:

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 7-8:45PM 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

Zoom classes fall cycle

Here’s the new Judaism By Choice schedule starting on August 22nd, 2021:

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 – August 22nd, 2021 – February 9th, 2022

All classes taught by Rabbi Neal Weinberg

 

1. AUGUST 22 & 25 Introduction: Who is a Jew? Who are the Jews? What is Judaism ? The Different movements in American Judaism.

2. AUGUST 29 & SEPT 1 Shabbat I

No classes September 5 (Labor day week-end) or September 8 (2nd day of Rosh Hashana)

3. SEPTEMBER 12 & 14 Shabbat II/Keeping Kosher
(Tuesday instead of Wednesday because of Yom Kippur)

4. SEPTEMBER 19 & 23 Biblical Period I (History and Torah)
(Thursday instead of Wednesday because of Sukkot)

5. SEPTEMBER 26 & 30 Biblical Period II (Prophets and Writings)
(Thursday instead of Wednesday because of Simchat Torah)

6. OCTOBER 3 & 6 Biblical Ideas

7. OCTOBER 10 & 13 Chanukah, Tu B’Shevat & Purim

8. OCTOBER 17 & 20 Rabbinic Period (History and Literature)

9. OCTOBER 24 & 27 Judaism and Christianity

10. OCTOBER 31 & NOV 3 High Holidays

11. NOVEMBER 7 & 10 Jewish Holidays

12. NOVEMBER 14 & 17 Passover

13. NOVEMBER 21 & 22 Medieval Period
(Monday instead of Wednesday because of Thanksgiving)

14. NOVEMBER 29 & DEC 1 Jewish Mysticism and Birth I
(Monday instead of Sunday because of Thanksgiving and Chanukah)

15. DECEMBER 5 & 8 Birth II and Marriage

16. DECEMBER 12 & 15 Death and Jewish Parenting

Winter break, classes resume in 2022

17. JANUARY 23 & 26 Modern Era and Holocaust

18. JANUARY 30 & FEB 2 Zionism and Israel

19. FEBRUARY 6 & 9 American Judaism

PDF of the schedule