JEWISH CONVERSION Archive

Free to Be Jew and Me

You--yes, you, and no one else--are in charge of your Judaism. Every Jewish choice you will ever be faced with is yours to decide, not your movement's to decide for you. For prospective converts, that includes deciding on the type of Jew you want to be. Read More

Unwritten

There are very few times one is able to say that an event is a once-in-a-lifetime thing and not be exaggerating. Tomorrow morning will be the most important morning of my life. What are you supposed to feel the evening before you become a Jew? Read More

Perfect

Could my biggest problem be thinking that there's something wrong with everything not being perfect? Nine months of my Jewish conversion journey didn't get me any closer to things being perfect--but got me a lot closer to things being right. Read More