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Shaarei Shamayim Introduction to Judaism 2020

Mondays, January 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1, 8, and 15
6:00-7:30 p.m.
Join Rabbi Laurie for this 8-week introduction to Judaism. She will provide an overview of Jewish practice, theology, prayer, texts, holidays, life cycles, history, and the Jewish community today. This is ideal for anyone interested in learning about Judaism including conversion students, non-Jewish partners, Jews who don't remember much from Hebrew school, and friends of the Jewish community. The course is $72 for members, $118 for non-members. Financial assistance is available - please contact for information. Register here

For a list of other adult education classes, please visit our adult education page.

Madison Jewish Community Introduction to Judaism
Every other year Madison rabbis and educators teach a bi-annual, cross-denominational Introduction to Judaism course. This course is sponsored by Beth Israel Center, Congregation Shaarei Shamayim, and Temple Beth El. We cover a wide range of topics concerning the fundamentals of Jewish thought, history, and practice over the 16 sessions we spend together. This course is open to anyone who is interested in learning about the basics of Judaism. It's perfect for those thinking about converting to Judaism, interfaith couples, or individuals who would like to broaden their knowledge. The next course will be held January, 2022.

Check out last year's class syllabus and schedule

Wed, January 20 2021 7 Shevat 5781