Introduction to Judaism
Join with Emanu-El clergy to learn about the breadth and wonder of Jewish tradition. This class is a pathway for the adult learner who wishes to discover or deepen Jewish knowledge, non-Jews who are marrying a Jewish partner, and those who are considering conversion to Judaism. For more information about the conversion process at Emanu-El, please visit our conversion page.
Intro to Judaism meets on Tuesday evenings over three trimesters and has rolling admission. A student can begin in any of the trimesters. Trimesters do not have to be completed in a particular order. If you have particular questions about the course, please contact our Director of Adolescent and Adult Education, Ariana Estoque, 415-751-2541 x307 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Classes will be held on Tuesday evenings from 7:00 - 9:00 pm at the temple.
Fall trimester: October 20, 27; November 3, 10, 17; December 1, 8
Winter trimester: January 5, 12, 19, 26; February 2, 9, 16, 23
Spring trimester: March 15, 22, 29; April 5, 12, 19; May 3, 10
Emanu-El Member Cost (per trimester): $54, Non-member Cost (per trimester): $75
Check out a sample syllabus here.
Introduction to Judaism is part of the Madeleine Haas Russell Institute of Jewish Learning.