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  • An Intermarried Christian Divinity Professor Writes about Celebrating and Finding Meaning in the Jewish Holidays

    By Rabbi Bruce Kadden

    Review of Common Prayers: Faith, Family, and a Christian’s Journey Through the Jewish Year by Harvey Cox, who is married to a Jewish womand and explores his relationship to Jewish tradition from a Christian approach.

    Date: 01-13-2007
  • Different Takes on Intermarriage

    By Eve Coulson

    Article discussing two books on intermarriage and the outreach issues they raise.

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • Help Is at Hand! Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Planning a Bar/Bat Mitzvah

    By Cheryl F. Coon

    Review of a book that helps people plan their childís bar or bat mitzvah, and that specifically addresses the needs and questions of interfaith families.

    Date: 08-11-2006
  • Judaism 101--Presented in a Concise and Friendly Manner

    By Marlena Thompson

    Review of Welcome to the Family! Opening Doors to the Jewish Experience by Lois Sussman Shenker, a practical introduction to Judaism for non-Jewish family members who have just married into a Jewish family.†

    Date: 02-14-2007
  • Conservative Jews and Intermarriage: A New Resource

    By Judith Bolton-Fasman

    Book review of Let’s Talk about it:  A Book of Support and Guidence for Families Experiencing Intermarriage and for Synagogue Leadership, describing the Conservative movement’s stance and thoughts on intermarriage and interfaith families&

    Date: 11-27-2006
  • Raising Self-Reliant Children

    By Rabbi Bruce Kadden

    Review of The Blessing of a Skinned Knee: Using Jewish Teachings to Raise Self-Reliant Children by Wendy Mogel, a guide to raising children while taking faith and religion into consideration.

    Date: 01-18-2007
  • Books on Mourning

    By Ellen Jaffe Gill

    Reviews of Kaddish by Leon Wieseltier and Saying Kaddish: How to Comfort the Dying, Bury the Dead, and Mourn as a Jew by Anita Diamant, both of which explore death from a Jewish perspective.

    Date: 01-13-2007
  • A Jewish Odyssey: A Review of A Stranger in the Midst

    By Susan Katz Miller

    Review of Nan Fink’s A Stranger in the Midst: A Memoir of Spiritual Discovery, which follows Nan Fink on her spiritual journey throughout the often-complicated Jewish landscape.

    Date: 12-21-2006
  • Isn't Half-Jewish Better Than Not Jewish at All?

    By Lila Hanft

    A profile of Laurel Snyder, whose new anthology Half/Life includes essays from 19 diverse people who had a Jewish parent and non-Jewish parent.

    Date: 07-07-2006
  • Out With the New, In With the New

    By Micah Sachs

    Review of New American Judaism, Rabbi Arthur Blecher's manifesto criticizing the current model of Judaism--and arguing for a new one to take its place.

    Date: 08-01-2012

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