After meeting with our panel of rabbis on May 26, 2016, a new Jew (right) stands in front of a stained glass depiction of the Revelation at Mount Sinai. She is joined by her sponsoring rabbi, Janice Mehring.
Most candidates complete a course of study with one of the endorsed programs below. The following courses are known to satisfy the basic educational requirements of the Community Bet Din if the attendee is attentive. (Alternatively, some synagogues offer an independent introductory course that may also prove satisfactory. And a few candidates succeed after studying privately with a rabbi or other tutor.)
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We welcome candidates for conversion to apply regardless of their race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, height, weight, physical or mental ability, or marital status.
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