The process varies from movement to movement, but certain rituals are common to all of them.
How to find an introductory Judaism class.
Differences between the movements grow out of more basic disagreements in philosophy and belief.
Directories for locating synagogues and other Jewish institutions in your area.
Looking for a Judaism 101 book to start your Jewish learning?
What you need to know about converting to Judaism.
A ritual welcome for converts at Passover.
How much do you know about conversion to Judaism?
Becoming Jewish requires careful consideration and extensive self-examination.
Suggestions for the Jew-by-choice or the person who recently married into the Jewish community.
Liberal Jews who support outreach claim that active proselytism was the Jewish tradition until the Roman Empire outlawed conversion to Judaism under penalty of death.
One of the joys of being "like a newborn baby" after the conversion is that you get to pick a Hebrew name--which is easier than you may think.
Southern & Jewish
Not actually funny. Not actually a compliment.
Rabbis Without Borders
The convert was in New South Wales. And the rabbis on the beit din were in Georgia, Tennessee, New York and New Mexico.
Cultural anthropologists call it ‘going native’. You find yourself in the field as a participant observer of your host culture ...