Introduction to Judaism, Temple Akiba, Culver City, CA

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Introduction to Judaism is an engaging multi-session course for anyone interested in exploring Jewish life through a Reform lens.

Open to all, this course is perfect for interfaith couples, those raising Jewish children, spiritual seekers, individuals considering conversion, and Jews who want a meaningful adult Jewish learning experience.

Topics include holidays, life cycle celebrations, theology and core beliefs, Hebrew, prayer, the Bible and other sacred texts, history, anti-Semitism and the Holocaust, Zionism and Israel, the American Jewish experience, and the tapestry of the Jewish people today.

Cosponsored by Temple Akiba (Culver City, CA), Temple Menorah (Redondo Beach, CA), Temple Emanu-El (San Diego, CA), Temple Emanuel (Tempe, AZ), and Temple Beth Tikvah (Bend, OR).

Instructors: Rabbi Zach Shapiro, Rabbi Leah Lewis, Rabbi Rebeccah Yussman, Rabbi Devorah Marcus, Rabbi Benj Fried, Rabbi Dean Shapiro, and Rabbi Johanna Hershenson.