Marriage for Life Retreat:


The retreat is for couples considering marriage, engaged or recently married (less than five years).  We welcome all Jewish and interfaith couples.

Spend the weekend at our Brandeis-Bardin Campus, a 2,700 acre retreat center nestled in the beautiful Santa Susana Mountains. This retreat provides a safe, open environment to learn to share, develop and enrich intimate loving relationships.

During the weekend, couples will:

  • Identify areas of strength and growth in intimacy, communication, finances, lifestyle, family, religion and more.
  • Learn communication tools to resolve conflict with respect and love. --Discover how family history influences marriage.
  • Discuss expectations and hot topics, values and traditions.
  • Address financial planning and emotional aspects of money.
  • Open to Jewish and interfaith couples.
  • Includes sessions with licensed therapists, a rabbi and a financial planner, accommodations and meals.

Marriage: For Life Retreat made possible by the Doris Factor Endowment Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles.

Price is per couple ($575) and includes tuition price of $475 and materials fees of $100. Scholarships are available.

Fall Retreat:  October 25 - 27.  Register today:

For additional information, contact:

Rabbi Morris Panitz
(310) 440-1274