Beyond Noah’s Ark empowers people to become active makers of their Jewish experience through collaborative project-based creation
Beyond Noah's Ark is
People asking questions of their spiritual and religious lives.
People engaged with the community around them.
Thinking beyond texts - without replacing them, but by complementing and enriching through material engagement.
A deep sense of Jewish identity and tradition but accessible to all.
We have four core or guiding values:
Deeper sense of open community, fostered through post-denominational inter-generational hevruta creation.
Innovative engagement with spiritual and religious traditions, and Jewish identity.
Provide access to embodied, maker-oriented, sensory-rich and tactile modes of learning.
Empower people to find commitment to a Jewish spiritual path following the thread of authentic personal inquiry.
We Have a dedication to innovation and inquiry-based learning
We seek a new vocabulary of tactile, embodied spirituality.
We are investigating existential questions of meaning through project-based collaborative creation
We facilitate delving into foundational, yet often lesser known, Jewish sources as the basis for making
We are revitalizing a sacred material culture that provides access for all to the depths of Jewish tradition
We provide a third-space of inter-generational, post-denominational Jewish connection