The “Conversion” Conversation

The “Conversion” Conversation

There’s a range of opinions on when to talk about conversion. This article, which appeared in CJ: Voices of Conservative/Masorti Judaism in 2014, is quite thought provoking for anyone involved with outreach or interested in converting. –Ellen Gerecht CJ:...

It’s time for the Jews to proselytize

This is a fascinating article by Orthodox rabbi Shmuley Boteach. Even if one doesn’t agree with all he says, his main point is absolutely true–rabbis and synagogues need to welcome “seekers” into their communities, talk openly about why be...