Lifecycle Events & Simchas

Jews by Choice/Conversion

“More beloved by God than all the children of Israel who stood at the foot of Mt. Sinai are those who choose Judaism, who come to the Torah of their own accord.” — Midrash Tanchuma

Many individuals who seek a spiritual home find Judaism attractive. At Temple Aliyah we welcome all seekers to explore what Judaism offers. We recognize that conversion to Judaism represents a challenging, powerful, and transformative undertaking and we are honored to offer our assistance during the journey.  We understand that conversion represents a choice that must be made by an individual of his or her own free will.

Conversion to Judaism typically consists of the following:

We are honored to be able to assist you on your journey. For information please contact, Rabbi Gary Ezra Oren, (818) 346-3545, or, or