« first day (1875 days earlier)   

12:02 AM
How does one go about finding an Orthodox Jewish community to dwell among, and a conversion Rabbi?
 
12:17 AM
0
Q: How does one interested in converting to Orthodox Judaism connect with an Orthodox community and find a conversion Rabbi?

SarahI know that one needs to be in an Orthodox community in order to be immersed in the culture, practice and devotion of Jewish life. How does one connect with such a community? Does one find a conversion Rabbi first and move to his community? Or does one find a community and then approach their ...

 
@Sarah Come to Teaneck, Ir HaKodesh!
Teaneck /ˈtiːnɛk/ is a township in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States, and a suburb in the New York metropolitan area. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township's population was 39,776, reflecting an increase of 516 (+1.3%) from the 39,260 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 1,435 (+3.8%) from the 37,825 counted in the 1990 Census. As of 2010 it was the second-most populous among the 70 municipalities in Bergen County, behind Hackensack, which had a population of 43,010. Teaneck was created on February 19, 1895 by an act of the New Jersey Legislature from portions...
(As for a conversion Rabbi, I don't have any suggestions.)
 
1:21 AM
@ephraimhelfgot Why Teaneck when she could go to Israel?
IAE it's probably best to reach out to whatever Orthodox rabbi, or even Jew, you know best, to get their recommendation of whom to contact next.
 
@DoubleAA You're right- but if she was going to Israel, she really wouldn't have to ask in the first place.
 
 
5 hours later…
6:08 AM
I am proud to announce that SE have recently deputized me. I would like to thank all spam-bots, trolls, and missionaries for granting me this thankless opportunity.
 
 
1 hour later…
7:30 AM
I love combining Judaism with science
It really explains everything
 
 
3 hours later…
10:18 AM
@ShmuelBrin Yeyasher kochacha!
 

« first day (1875 days earlier)