Article Archive

Passover and Easter

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  • But You Don't Look Jewish...

    By Dana Baldelli

    Personal narrative from a woman describing her experience growing up in an interfaith family, and why her interfaith identity has been positive for her.

    Date: 08-04-2006
  • My Personal Story: Kimchee on the Seder Plate

    By Angela W. Buchdahl

    Personal narrative in which a woman with a Korean Buddhist mother and a Jewish father struggles with not feeling fully Jewish, but ultimately decides to become a rabbi.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • The Sunday Seder

    By Andi Rosenthal

    Personal narrative by a Jew-by-choice whose non-Jewish family offered to celebrate Passover with her, but who did not know exactly how to run a seder.

    Date: 08-07-2006
  • Dear Dr. Paula: Can I Take My Jewish Grandchildren to Church with Me This Easter?

    By Dr. Paula Brody

    Professional advice article in which a Christian grandmother asks for advice as to whether or not she can take her Jewish grandchildren to church with her on Easter.

    Date: 06-04-2007
  • Why We Chose to Celebrate Passover and Give Up Easter

    By Nancy Laufer

    Personal narrative about why one family chose to learn about the spiritual meaning of Passover as a family, and to give up the glitz of Easter, since the Christian partner was not very religious anyhow.

    Date: 08-07-2006
  • Making Passover Work in an Interfaith Home

    By Abby Spotts

    Personal narrative from a Jewish woman who celebrates Passover with her non-Jewish husband and children, although it’s not quite as religious as her childhood celebrations.

    Date: 03-20-2007
  • A Sticky Situation

    By Kia Silverman

    Personal narrative from a non-Jewish woman who is raising her children Jewish contemplating how to balance Easter and Passover.

    Date: 03-20-2007
  • An Alternative to the Traditional Hagaddah for Your Interfaith Seder

    By Marlena Thompson

    Review of Nan Meyer’s The Inter-Faith Family Seder Book, which the reviewer describes as scoring "very high marks on accessibility, but falls a bit short when it comes to maintaining a sense of tradition."

    Date: 08-10-2006
  • Trying to Keep the Tradition Alive

    By Marlene Beach

    Personal narrative describing a grandmother’s disappointment that she cannot share her childhood Passover memories with her Christian grandchildren, but her appreciation that she can share with them why being Jewish is

    Date: 01-15-2007
  • A Kosher-for-Passover Crisis

    By Danielle Freni

    Personal narrative describing a woman’s first Passover and her struggle with keeping Passover dietary restrictions.

    Date: 08-10-2006

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