Ritualwell Immersions

Ritualwell Immersions are interactive online learning opportunities that offer a deep dive into Jewish topics that touch our everyday lives. Study in-depth with expert rabbis and teachers, participate in rich discussions, create rituals and connect with an online community. Come learn with us!

All sessions will be recorded and available to participants. You may join the session live or watch recordings at your own convenience.

Click on each course below to learn more and register.

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2019–20 Schedule

 

Less Stuff, More Ease: Decluttering Through the Jewish Calendar
Gari Julius Weilbacher 
Thursdays, 7:00–8:00pm ET
Starting Sept 12 (once a month all year – registration open all year, join any time!)

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Meet Me at the Well: Ritual Creation Workshop 
Rabbi Kami Knapp
Wednesdays, Nov 6, 20, Dec 4
7:30–8:30pm ET

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Ethical Eating: Jewish Food History, Values and Ritual
In partnership with Shamayim: Animal Advocacy
Mondays, Nov 11, Nov 25, Dec 9
7:30–8:30pm ET

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Into the Depths: Exploring Ritual Immersion in the Mikveh
Naomi Malka
In Collaboration with the Rising Tide Open Waters Mikveh Network
Thursdays, Feb 6, 13, 27
2:30–3:30pm ET 

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Beneath the Surface: Spiritual Bootcamp
Rabbi Jacob Staub
Mondays, Feb 10 – March 23, 1:00–2:00pm Eastern
(with two one-on-one Zoom meetings in between)

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The Jewish Ethicist: How Values Shape Decision Making
Rabbi Mira Wasserman, PhD
Fridays, Feb 21, 28, March 6
12:00–1:00pm ET 

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Poetry as Sanctuary: Writing from Multifaith Traditions
Cathleen Cohen
Mondays, March 16, 23, 30, April 6
7:30–8:30pm ET
 

Creating Your DIY Wedding
Gabrielle Kaplan-Meyer
Tuesdays, March 17, 24, 31, April 7
7:30pm–8:30pm ET
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Peering into the Kabbalah: A Very Short Introduction to Jewish Mysticism
Joel Hecker, PhD
Tuesdays, May 5, 12, 19, 26
3:30–4:30pm ET 

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Past Immersions

Interfaith Couples Workshop
Susan Katz Miller
Tuesdays, Sept 3, 10, 17, 24, 2019
7:00–8:00pm ET 

Return and Restoration in Elul
Rabbi Jacob Staub
Mondays 1:00–2:00pm Eastern, Sept 9, 16, 23, 2019 

Ingredients of Prayer: Writing Contemporary Liturgy
Alden Solovy
Mondays, 12:00–1:00pm EDT: July 8, 15, 22, 29 and Aug. 5, 2019

Listening to our Souls: Summer Spiritual Bootcamp
Rabbi Haviva Ner-David
Sundays, 11:00am–12:30pm EDT: June 30, Aug 11, 2019

Will You Marry Me?: Officiating Jewish Weddings
Facilitated by Rabbi Annie Lewis
Mondays, 12:30pm–1:30pm EST
April 29, May 6, 20, 2019

#ZeroWastePassover: The Life-Changing Mitzvah of Tidying Up
Facilitated by Betsy Teutsch, and guest speakers
Tuesdays, 7pm–8pm EST
March 12, 26, April 2, 16, 2019
 
Embodied Ritual for Trauma, Resilience and Healing
Facilitated by Rabbi Jessica Rosenberg
Wednesdays, 7pm–8pm EST
March 27, April 3, 10, 17, 24, 2019
 
How to Forgive: Opening Our Hearts in Elul
Facilitated by Rabbi Vivie Mayer
Wednesdays, 12pm–1:15pm EST
Aug. 8, 15, 22, 2018
 
Ingredients of Prayer: Writing Contemporary Liturgy
Facilitated by Alden Solovy
Tuesdays, 12pm–1pm EST
Oct. 16, 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13, 2018
 
Death and Mourning: Jewish Roots and Contemporary Ritual
Facilitated by Rabbi Linda Holtzman
Wednesdays, 1pm–2pm EST
Jan. 9, 16, 23, 2018
 
Ritualwell Immersions are produced in collaboration with the Reconstructionist Learning Networks. Visit the Learning Networks homepage to learn more. 
 

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