The Hebrew Language
Developing an appreciation for the special importance of the Hebrew language in the life of the Jewish people. Exposing the students to the oral and written Hebrew language and encouraging its use in prayer and as a living language.
K’lal Israel – The Jewish People
Developing a sense of identification with the Jewish people and actively participating in all aspects of the Jewish community; acquiring knowledge of Jewish life in America, past and present; and understanding the importance of the State of Israel and its history.
Our students will study the many ways they can establish a personal spiritual relationship with holiness based on our Judaic past, Rabbi’s teaching, Bible study, and discussion.
Studying the problems that have universally concerned mankind, studying how the Jewish people have dealt with these problems in the past, appreciating the importance of Reform Judaism’s contributions, and developing a personal religious commitment through a recognition of what Judaism offers a person spiritually, theologically, and ritually.