Tag: Jew

Divergent journeys

Call me naïve, but I really thought that when I became Jewish, people would understand what that meant. 

Reflections from a new Jew

Two weeks ago, the conversion step of my Jewish journey was completed. After close to two years of reading, journaling, soul-searching, and hours and hours of talking to my rabbi-turned-friend, I sat in front of her and two other rabbis at my beit din…