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Hanukkah and Christmas

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  • Jewish Holidays Can Be Scary

    By Charlotte Gordon

    Daughter of an interfaith family who converted to Judaism in adulthood still feels awkward with Jewish ritual.

    Date: 06-04-2008
  • Remarkable Grandparents and The Screaming Latke

    By Pat Sherman

    Review of three children's books: Papa Jethro, Always an Olivia: A Remarkable Family Story and The Latke Who Couldn't Stop Screaming: A Christmas Story.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • How Not to Tell Your Child Daddy Isn't Jewish

    By Jane Larkin

    I thought if I used the ideas from my interfaith parenting group, the conversation would be easy. I was wrong.

    Date: 01-11-2010
  • Adopted and Part of an Interfaith Family

    By Rebecca Yackley

    I don't look Jewish, but I am. My mom is, too, and my dad is Catholic. My interfaith family life is

    Date: 02-19-2010
  • And A Child Shall Nag Them Into It

    By Alina Adams

    The only one who can explain to my son what it means to be the child of a Soviet-born Jewish writer and a Harlem-raised African-American engineer the way that I want it explained, is me.

    Date: 07-23-2008
  • Something Like An Interfaith Family

    By Monica Raymond

    A film about a Puerto Rican family at Christmas features Debra Messing as a Jewish daughter-in-law.

    Date: 12-19-2008
  • Rabbi Reuben's Ruminations: Talking About Jesus

    By Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben

    If one parent is a believing Christian and the other is a practicing Jew, how can they talk to their children about the ways that Christianity and Judaism are different?

    Date: 09-24-2008
  • Teens Take On the Jewish Holidays in Short Films

    By Lindsey Silken

    Teens direct three short films for the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival about their complicated families and the Jewish holidays.

    Date: 02-10-2009
  • Rabbi Reuben's Ruminations: Jews Going to Church

    By Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben

    Going into their house of worship is not a statement of believing in someone else's faith.

    Date: 12-10-2008
  • I Live in a Two Faith Household

    By Margaret Wilson

    Not all interfaith families are made by marriage--some are created by adoption and affinity.

    Date: 01-18-2010

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