Tag Archives: Shir Tikvah

Conversion: My Personal Statement

Below is the personal statement that I wrote and submitted to my sponsoring Rabbi, Rabbi Michael Latz @ Shir Tikvah in Minneapolis.  It will be provided to the other members of the Beit Din that will be meeting with me on … Continue reading

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April 16 is the big day!

After nearly two years of study under the guidance of two different rabbis in two different cities, my immersion date has been booked at the mikveh!!!  I met with Rabbi Latz at Shir Tikvah for one of our monthly meetings … Continue reading

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Reading up before the next meeting

Reading up on the Talmud in this book was the “assignment” given to me by Rabbi Latz at our last meeting in July.  I have my next meeting with him next Monday, so I am reading over the chapter again, … Continue reading

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In the Sukkah last Shabbat

Enjoyed some cider with brandy in the Shir Tikvah sukkah this past Friday night!

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Shalom! Here is a Summer update!

I’ve been really slacking when it comes to this blog.  When I first started it last Fall while in Madison, I did my best to fill it with content.  I have been busy getting into my new role as a … Continue reading

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New Reading Material

I met with Rabbi Latz at Shir Tikvah in Minneapolis today to discuss the continuation of my conversion process. It was a wonderful meeting. He was completely receptive to me and my journey and had no hesitation about being the … Continue reading

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On the move!

So I have been away from the blog for a bit.  It has been a busy spring!  This past week I actually moved from Madison up to the Twin Cities metro in Minnesota.  I was in the middle of the … Continue reading

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