Additions to the Conversion Service
While some are comforted by the Hebrew words of the traditional liturgy, that doesn't speak to everyone. This section provides some musical alternatives or enhancements to the conversion service.
Additional Prayers/Poems for Conversion Services
- A Prayer for Entering the Mikvah by Rabbi Joe Forman
- I'll Stay with You by Jeff Saxe
- Meditation Before Mikvah Immersion by Noa Rachel Kusher
- “Blessing of Covenantal Welcome” by Franklin Velasquez
Conversion Themed Reflections for a Synagogue Service
- Reflections on the themes of the AM Blessings by David Bozarth
- Into to the Amida by Kathi Kardon
- Ma’ariv Aravim- Praise for Creation by Rose Coste
- The Converts Revisited (Yom Kippur Reading) by Dawn Kepler.
Music for a Conversion Service
- I'm Finally Home (conversion celebration song) by Cantor Rachelle Nelson and Rabbi Terry Bookman