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.
Curious about the current state of interfaith marriage in the Jewish community? Come for a lecture and discussion by Dawn Kepler, Director of Building Jewish Bridges. This is part of Sherith Israel’s lecture series, Exploring the World of Judaism.