Weddings & Marriage
How to ensure the traditional Jewish wedding dance is a continuous stream of joy, and not a log jam.
What do Jewish wedding rings look like and what do they mean?
Gender & Sexuality
Heterosexual couples have much to learn from gay ones when it comes to designing their wedding ceremony.
Tweaking the traditional rituals and blessings for LGBT wedding ceremonies.
Some Jewish clergy perform intermarriages, but not all do.
Learn the history and symbolism of the Jewish wedding canopy, and the various options for finding or making your own.
These blessings are recited under the huppah and at celebratory meals for a week afterward.
Jewish marriage is not merely a secular legal partnership, but a union sanctified by God.
The traditions, rituals and liturgy for Jewish weddings.
Ancient/Medieval Jewish History
Marriage in ancient times was a negotiated match involving an agreement on conditions and payment of a bridal price.