Creating the Jewish Marriage You Want

Beyond the Huppah

Creating the Jewish Marriage You Want

Begins Thursday, April 20th 2017


Join us for Mayyim Hayyim's five-session seminar for engaged and recently married couples that will provide tools to solidify a strong partnership and explore different ways of creating a Jewish home.

Dates and Location

April 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18, 22 

Classes will take place at Mayyim Hayyim
1838 Washington Street, Newton, MA

Discussion Topics Include

How will our lives change once we are married?
How do we identify our identity as a Jewish family?

Decision-making and Financial Management 
How do we negotiate important decisions for our family honestly and respectfully?
How will we manage our money?
How can tzedakah, giving to others, play a role in our lives

Jewish Ritual 
How does Judaism sanctify marriage?
How can Jewish rituals help mark important transitions, such as deciding when and how to begin a family?
How might we relate to the ritual of mikveh within our marriage, on our own terms?

What does Judaism teach about sex in marriage?
How do we build and maintain a healthy sex life?

Building a Jewish Family 
What does 'a Jewish family' mean to us?
How will our marriage change if we choose to have children?


Taught by Judy Elkin PCC and guest faculty.


$325.00 per couple
Scholarship monies are available

Questions? Contact Leeza Negelev at 617-244-1836 x203
or email