A Taste of Judaism® - Union for Reform Judaism

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8 Av 5784 to 22 Av 5784
This is a virtual event

This 3-session online program is all about introducing you to what is delicious about Judaism: sacred stories, beliefs and values, and a diverse community - with plenty of time for your questions. (We love questions!) 

Designed for “beginners” from any religious background (or none), no previous knowledge of Judaism is assumed. All are welcome: interfaith couples, individuals exploring conversion, people with Jewish heritage, in-laws and other family members of Jews, anyone who


Tishah B'Av

8 Av 5784 to 9 Av 5784

Tishah B'Av is a day of mourning the destruction of both ancient Temples in Jerusalem.

Torah Portion


Deuteronomy 3:23–7:11
13 Av 5784
Haftarah: Isaiah 40:1-26
Shabbat Nachamu

I pleaded with the Eternal at that time, saying, "O Eternal God, You who let Your servant see the first works of Your greatness and Your mighty hand, You whose powerful deeds no god in heaven or on earth can equal! Let me, I pray, cross over and see the good land on the other side of the Jordan, that good hill country, and the Lebanon." - Deuteronomy 3:23-25

Torah Portion


Deuteronomy 7:12–11:25
20 Av 5784
Haftarah: Isaiah 49:14-51:3

And if you do obey these rules and observe them carefully, the Eternal your God will maintain faithfully for you the covenant made on oath with your fathers. - Deuteronomy 7:12

Torah Portion


Deuteronomy 11:26–16:17
27 Av 5784
Haftarah: Isaiah 54:11-55:5

See, this day I set before you blessing and curse. - Deuteronomy 11:26