Article Archive

Passover and Easter

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  • For Those Who "Don't Look Jewish," the Search for Acceptance Is No Joke

    By Johanna Ginsberg

    Reprinted news article about the formation of a group of trans-racial Jews to celebrate Jewish holidays and discuss what it means and how it feels to be Jews of color.

    Date: 11-20-2006
  • Homecomings

    By Leona Junguzza

    Personal narrative from a recent convert to Judaism whose non-Jewish children are adjusting to her celebration of Hanukkah and the High Holidays and her rejection of Jesus as the Messiah.

    Date: 01-11-2007
  • New Passover Resources That Can Enhance Your Holiday

    By Cheryl F. Coon

    Book Reviews of A Passover Companion: Wonders and Miracles, illustrated with art spanning three thousand years, by Eric A. Kimmel and Make Your Own Passover Seder: A New Approach to Creating a Personal Family Celebration Date: 01-17-2007

  • The A-B-C's of Interfaith Parenting

    By Wendy Harris

    A non-Jewish mother discusses the complicated lifestyle of her interfaith family through a humorous alphabet tale.

    Date: 07-24-2007
  • Visiting Auschwitz: The Unexpected Aftermath

    By Alex Romano

    Personal narrative from a Jew-by-choice telling how his journey to Auschwitz and his daughter’s spirituality led him to journey toward Judaism.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • Jews and Jello

    By Shana Franklin

    Reprinted article by child of interfaith parents describing the ways in which her mother, who converted to Judaism, incorporated important, "magical" parts of Christianity such as the Easter bunny and Santa Claus, into her kids’

    Date: 08-09-2006
  • Understanding Jewish Food Traditions

    By InterfaithFamily

    An overview of Jewish foodways, including an introduction to keeping kosher, the role of Shabbat and the impact of immigration.

    Date: 08-06-2009
  • The Pain of Religious Differences in the Family and the Healing Power of Love

    By Martha Little

    Personal narrative from a non-Jewish woman remembering her first experience meeting her Jewish future sister-in-law

    Date: 11-14-2006
  • Jewish and A Little Bit Christmas

    By Joanne Catz Hartman

    A personal narrative about an interfaith couple who initially introduced their child to all religions and then decided to focus mainly on Judaism to reduce the child’s religious confusion.

    Date: 08-02-2007
  • The Four Questions Meet the Four Noble Truths

    By Louise Crawford

    Review of Haggadah for Jews & Buddhists by a secular Jew who practices meditation.

    Date: 04-09-2007

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