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  • Interview with Elinor Lipman

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Audio interview with Elinor Lipman, author of My Latest Grievance.

    Date: 11-15-2006
  • A Year in the Life of a Family's Bar Mitzvah: A Personal Account

    By Judith Bolton-Fasman

    Review of Kindling the Flame: Reflections on Ritual, Faith, and Family by Roberta Israeloff, a story told by a mother of her son’s bar mitzvah and her parallel journey toward faith.

    Date: 07-05-2007
  • Love in the Time of Depression

    By Jesse Tisch

    Professional advice†from rabbi who explains how his policies toward non-Jewish families regarding Bar or Bat Mitzvah and other matters have changed as he has gotten to know non-Jews who are committed to the Jewish identity of their children.

    Date: 10-17-2007
  • A Lost Identity: The Past Reconsidered

    By Dinah Zeltser

    Review of Helen Fremont’s After Long Silence, which recounts her personal reconstruction of identity after her family survives the Holocaust, albeit not without spiritual confusion.

    Date: 12-21-2006
  • Making a Godly Mess

    By Ron Lux

    Review of Yearnings: Embracing the Sacred Messiness of Life, a self-help book on the value of desire, by Rabbi Irwin Kula.

    Date: 07-30-2007
  • When Mom Marries, Fortunes Change for Single Woman

    By Rachel Sarah

    Profile of Francesca Segrè, author of Daughter of the Bride, about a 29-year-old single woman whose mother gets remarried.

    Date: 06-28-2007
  • Which Comes First: The Parent or the Egg?

    By Tracy Hahn-Burkett

    Review of There's an Easter Egg on Your Seder Plate, Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben's straightforward guide on how to respond to a child's intermarriage.

    Date: 02-05-2008
  • Little Critics' Picks for Jewish Children's Books

    By Vicki Streiff

    Vicki Streiff's three children are a tough audience, and they liked three out of four of these Jewish children's books.

    Date: 11-05-2008
  • But What About God?

    By Peter Bebergal

    The co-author of The Faith Between Us discusses his conception of the divine.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • Three Religions, Three Cultures and A Search for Identity

    By Aliza Hausman

    A profile of the author of The Girl From Foreign who went to India to find her Jewish roots.

    Date: 12-29-2008

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