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Hanukkah and Christmas

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  • Celebrating Holidays in an Interfaith Stepfamily

    By Dr. Jeffrey Greenhut

    Personal narrative by an unconventional (retired military officer, Republican) Jew describing how he, his non-Jewish fiancee, and both of their families from previous marriages celebrate each other’s holidays.

    Date: 07-26-2007
  • Shmoozin' with… Nathalia Ramos

    By Gerri Miller

    Profile of Natalhia Ramos, one of the stars of Bratz, a musical comedy based on the popular dolls.

    Date: 12-05-2007
  • The Jews Who Wrote Christmas Songs (2010)

    By Nate Bloom

    It's beginning to sound a lot like Christmas. And many of the season's biggest/most annoying hits were written by Jewish songwriters.

    Date: 12-21-2010
  • 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

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