When my husband read an early draft of this essay, he asked, "Why doesn't her partner have to support our daughter? After all, they agreed to raise children as Jews." What does it mean to raise a Jewish child?
A great way for Jewish professionals and volunteers who work with and provide programming for people in interfaith relationships to locate resources and trainings to build more welcome into their Jewish communities; connect with and learn from each other; and publicize and enhance their programs and services.
A new Grandparent's Circle Program will begin at Shir Hadash in February. Parents of adult children who have partnered with someone of another faith are welcome to join us for a three part series after which you will be part of our twice annual reunion programs. Three sessions: February 12, March 4, and March 25, 2012. Please RSVP to Nadine at (408)358 1751x5 or firstname.lastname@example.org.