America’s First Consul to Jerusalem
Warder Cresson's journey to Jerusalem, and to Judaism, took a convoluted path.
History of Conversion
Judaism's openness to newcomers has varied, depending on how strong and self-confident Jews have felt.
Understanding One’s Motivation to Convert to Judaism
Conversion requires such a big life change that the motivations must be genuine and psychologically well grounded.
About Conversion to Judaism
Traditionally Judaism has been concerned about a Jew by choice's motives.
What Motivates People to Become Jewish?
Motivations often change over time as converts learn and live as Jews.
How To Decide If You Should Convert to Judaism
Becoming Jewish requires careful consideration and extensive self-examination.