7 2013

The Art of Marriage

7:30PM - 8:00PM  

Chabad Jewish Center of Suffern 123 Rt. 59
Suffern, NY 10901
845-368-1889 Rabbi@JewishSuffern.com

Contact Rabbi Shmuel Gancz

Six classes on marriage with the following focus:

May 7, The Case for Marriage. Is there still a need for marriage in today’s world? What purpose does it serve, psychologically and spiritually?

May 14, Jewish Bedroom Secrets. Judaism has much to say about the physical side of marriage. This lesson draws upon the wisdom of the Kabbalah and shares practical tools to increase spousal intimacy of heart, mind, body, and soul.

May 21, Will my Spouse Ever Change? What if only one partner is committed to improving the marriage? This lesson examines the ideal of an expectation-free relationship, and how to value your partner for who they are.

June 4, Becoming a Better Half. Marriage can bring out the best and worst in people. This lesson focuses on the individual character traits that influence marriage. We also explore how marriage can be a tool for self improvement. 

June 11,  Danger Ahead. How does one defend a marriage from the threats of boredom from within and temptation from without? This lesson shows ways to form and fortify an exclusive and powerful relationship. 

June 18, Make Up or Break Up? How far should you go to make a marriage work? This lesson explores Jewish insights on divorce that provide powerful instruction on how to stay married when the going gets tough.