On One Foot: An Introduction to Judaism for Everyone

Judaism is a world unto itself, encompassing rituals, ideas, and thousands of years of history. If you’ve been curious about Jewish learning but didn’t know where to start, this is the place for you! The American Jewish University’s On One Foot curriculum covers all of the essentials in an interactive format that encourages personal engagement. Join Rabbi … Read more

Basic Prayer Book Hebrew

Learning to read and understand basic Hebrew opens a world of opportunities for worship. Would you like to be able to comfortably follow along in the prayer book? Are you planning to read Torah for the congregation someday? Do you simply want to be able to easily tell each letter on the dreidel apart? Join … Read more

He-Brew

He-Brew: Learn A New Language Over Beer! Want to learn Hebrew? Join other 20- and 30-somethings for drinks, snacks and a fun, informal Hebrew lesson led by the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia’s shlicha from Israel, Bat El Trabelsi, and Shmulik Levi, shaliach for Camp Galil. New Highlight: This year we will be pairing up … Read more

Nuts & Bolts with Rabbi Nathan Kamesar

Do you ever feel like you’d like to know more about Judaism? Maybe you became a Bar or Bat Mitzvah when you were young but are still grappling with your spiritual heritage as an adult. Maybe you are from a different (or no) religious background but are contemplating conversion. Maybe you have a reasonably active … Read more

Shabbat Study with Rabbi Marjorie Berman: Metaphor and Mystery

Let us have songs to fill our mouths as full as the sea… James Geary, in his book I is An Other says the following: “Metaphorical thinking – our instinct not just for describing but for comprehending one thing in terms of another – shapes our view of the world, and is essential to how we communicate, … Read more

On One Foot: An Introduction to Judaism for Everyone

Judaism is a world unto itself, encompassing rituals, ideas, and thousands of years of history. If you’ve been curious about Jewish learning but didn’t know where to start, this is the place for you! The American Jewish University’s On One Foot curriculum covers all of the essentials in an interactive format that encourages personal engagement. Join Rabbi … Read more

Basic Prayer Book Hebrew

Learning to read and understand basic Hebrew opens a world of opportunities for worship. Would you like to be able to comfortably follow along in the prayer book? Are you planning to read Torah for the congregation someday? Do you simply want to be able to easily tell each letter on the dreidel apart? Join … Read more

He-Brew

He-Brew: Learn A New Language Over Beer! Want to learn Hebrew? Join other 20- and 30-somethings for drinks, snacks and a fun, informal Hebrew lesson led by the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia’s shlicha from Israel, Bat El Trabelsi, and Shmulik Levi, shaliach for Camp Galil. New Highlight: This year we will be pairing up … Read more

On One Foot: An Introduction to Judaism for Everyone

Judaism is a world unto itself, encompassing rituals, ideas, and thousands of years of history. If you’ve been curious about Jewish learning but didn’t know where to start, this is the place for you! The American Jewish University’s On One Foot curriculum covers all of the essentials in an interactive format that encourages personal engagement. Join Rabbi … Read more

Basic Prayer Book Hebrew

Learning to read and understand basic Hebrew opens a world of opportunities for worship. Would you like to be able to comfortably follow along in the prayer book? Are you planning to read Torah for the congregation someday? Do you simply want to be able to easily tell each letter on the dreidel apart? Join … Read more