Beyond the Huppah

Top Pick April 10, 2018 Newton $325.00 0
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Join us for Mayyim Hayyim’s five-session seminar for engaged and recently married couples that will provide tools to solidify a strong partnership and explore different ways of creating a Jewish home.

Couplehood 
How will our lives change once we are married?
How do we identify our identity as a Jewish family?

Decision-Making and Financial Management 
How do we negotiate important decisions for our family honestly and respectfully?
How will we manage our money?
How can tzedakah, giving to others, play a role in our lives?

Jewish Ritual 
How does Judaism sanctify marriage?
How can Jewish rituals help mark important transitions, such as deciding when and how to begin a family?
How might we relate to the ritual of mikveh within our marriage, on our own terms?

Sexuality    
What does Judaism teach about sex in marriage?
How do we build and maintain a healthy sex life?

Building a Jewish Family 
What does “a Jewish family” mean to us?
How will our marriage change if we choose to have children?

Niddah: Exploring the Boundaries of Intimacy (optional)
Optional sixth session for couples interested in learning about ancient and contemporary perspectives on niddah, the practice of abstaining from intimacy around the time of the menstrual cycle. This discussion-based and participant-driven session will explore central texts, while sharing contemporary niddah experiences.

This program occurs on the following dates: April 10, 17 and 24, and May 1, 8 and 15.

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Fact Sheet
When
Tuesday, April 10, 2018, 6:45 pm - 8:45 pm
Where
Mayyim Hayyim Living Waters
1838 Washington St
Newton, MA 02466
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Price
$325.00 per couple

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