Helpful Resources

Brit Milah/Brit Bat/Baby Namings

  • “Celebrating your New Jewish Daughter” by Debra Nussbaum Cohen
  • “The New Name Dictionary” by Alfred Kolatch
  • Hebrew and Yiddish Names

B’nai Mitzvah


  • “The New Jewish Wedding” by Anita Diamont
  • “The Creative Jewish Wedding book” by Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer
  • “Meeting at the Well: A Jewish Spiritual Guide to Being Engaged” by Daniel Judson and Nancy H. Wiener
  • “Inside Intermarriage: A Christian Partners Perspective on Raising a Jewish Family” by Jim Keen

End of Life

  • “The Jewish Way in Death and Mourning” by Maurice Lamm
  • “Mourning and Mitzvah” by Anne Brenner


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