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Why I Chose To Be Jewish - Conversion Program - Speaker view
Charles
48:55
i’m in the military and I deal with a lot of different people. How do I convince somebody that with racks conversion is the way to go?
Charles
49:37
yes
minda bina
50:40
beyond that, in Israel we were told Halachic conversion was not enough. The Rabbi had to be on 'the list'
minda bina
52:03
yes
Etz Chaim
52:59
Rabbi Porter - are you here?
Justin Womack
54:17
I noticed the some of the speech mentioned that converts do well, have good jobs, and raise good families. What work can be done in terms of addressing social bias in Jewish communities and how that creates issues at all levels?
minda bina
01:17:29
kol ha kavod to Rabbi Mitch
andy goldfinger
01:30:07
What was your biggest disappointment since becoming Jewish?
Y lowenthal
01:30:51
what's the hardest the to do now that you are jewish?
DONNA’s iPhone
01:35:39
how does your family feel about your conversion?
sarah
01:40:54
I think people want to know why people convert because it's inspiring. We're all looking for inspiration. And sometimes kids from our yeshiva system turn away from Judaism, so maybe you have a way to reach them.
Rachel Levitan
01:41:21
How do you feel when you experience anti-Semitism or see it in the world?
Fayge Y
01:42:34
Wilson girls, I wish you all the best. your parents might enjoy a book called the unknown sanctuary.
Y lowenthal
01:43:01
what's your favorite Jewish holiday and why?
Fayge Y
01:46:03
tikvah, Mr. olsen rabbi frand has a shiur/essay on cynicism. it's a challenge!
Zahava Green
01:47:00
Thank you all for opening up to us. Your words are inspiring.
Sarah Sragg
01:47:05
Do you feel any connection to Jewish individuals who, as Baal Thesuvas, chose to become religious?
Y lowenthal
01:50:33
Talia and Chana, how does it work with keeping kosher and stuff when you are home with your parents?
tzivia davis
01:50:39
Thank you to all of the speakers for a beautiful evening! May Hashem bentch each and every one of you in all you do
sarah
01:53:26
I think yeshivas may forget to stress that relationship.
Y lowenthal
02:00:22
thanks to all panelists for your stories, you really inspired us
Harriet
02:00:29
What amazing people!
minda bina
02:01:21
as a jwq Rising Sun makes me nervous
minda bina
02:01:35
jew
Beth Wiseman
02:05:03
Such beautiful stories from such beautiful people!
sarah
02:05:35
Thank you to each and every one of you!
Shayna Kahn
02:05:35
Thank you so much
Grier
02:06:03
To all the panelists and to Rabbi Porter and Rabbi Pomeranz, thank you so much this was so inspiring and beautiful
Feigenbaum
02:06:37
Thank you to all the panelists, you are so inspiring!
Szendro
02:52:30
:)
DEW IPad
03:10:38
Thank you Rabbi Gottesman!
Shayna Kahn
03:11:15
Thank you so much
Fayge Y
03:12:22
thank you etz Chaim for an invigorating evening! to the panelists: thank you for sharing your lives with us and may you go maichayil el chayil. gut yom tov.
Sarah Sragg
03:12:39
Please send the recording to skjas3@aol.com
ben&sheryl seidemann
03:12:50
Thank you!!!
Sarah Sragg
03:13:27
Thank you ...Sarah & Kenny Sragg