December 1, 2014

Religious Diversity Journeys in the Detroit Jewish News

In December of 2014, Stacy Gittleman, a reporter for the Detroit Jewish News, joined us at Temple Israel in West Bloomfield to share in our Judaism […]
November 25, 2014

What do Jews celebrate during Hanukkah?

Thank you, Gail Katz, for answering our question this week! Hanukkah is one of the most celebrated Jewish holidays in the United States. Jews commemorate the […]
November 24, 2014

What are tzitzit, a yad, and a bimah?

Our Religious Diversity Journeys students got to visit Adat Shalom and Temple Israel over the last couple of weeks for a primer in Judaism. This week, the […]
November 17, 2014

Dearborn Area Interfaith Network

2014 MLK Day observance A little over a year ago, Dearborn’s long-time ministerial organization decided it was time for a change. The group, which normally took […]
November 17, 2014

What is Wicca?

Modern Pagan religions, such as Wicca, are based on ancient faiths from the pre Abrahamic era. In those times people came to believe in religions that […]
November 10, 2014

Students "kvell" (yiddish – be delighted) over Religious Diversity Journeys

A sampling of the student feedback from Religious Diversity Journey to Adat Shalom: 1.       What are some of the most memorable things you learned today that […]