Article Archive

Passover and Easter

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  • Easter Story

    By Ronnie Caplane

    Personal narrative about how some interfaith families find celebrating Easter more difficult than celebrating Christmas because of its more serious religious background, and how some families acknowledge it with Easter candy.

    Date: 11-15-2006
  • InterfaithFamily's Favorite Passover Recipes

    By InterfaithFamily

    Staff members at share our family recipes for Passover goodies.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • A Different Spring Dilemma

    By Penina Hoffnung

    Purim and Easter fell together, so the author's father-in-law could help her make kosher cannoli for Easter and cuccidati for Purim.

    Date: 04-14-2008
  • "Who Knows What Easter Means?

    By Charlotte Honigman-Smith

    Personal narrative by a grown child of interfaith parents describing her thoughts and feelings about Easter as she’s grown--at first she thought it was only about eggs and bunnies, often she thinks it’s about the anti-Semitism in Europe, and a

    Date: 08-10-2006
  • In the Beginning

    By Pam Chernoff

    Article about the discussions an interfaith couple had about religion before marrying, and how the Jewish husband went to church with his wife at Easter.

    Date: 08-07-2006
  • Easter Seders and Passover Bunnies

    By Jeri Zeder

    Personal narrative about embarrassing little mistakes and faux pas that interfaith families may make and go through.

    Date: 02-07-2007
  • Happy Passover...The Bible Never Happened!

    By Gil Mann

    Reprinted professional advice about the lack of historical proof of the Exodus story, and the religous implications of not knowing whether Jews were ever slaves in Egypt.

    Date: 08-07-2006
  • Our First Seder

    By Faye Rapoport DesPres

    Personal narrative from a Jewish woman married to a French Catholic holding a seder in her home for the first time--and both sets of parents are invited.

    Date: 03-20-2007
  • My Husband's First Passover: Old, New and Renovated

    By Emily Cappo

    Personal narrative describing the author’s non-Jewish husband’s first Passover seder at her parents' house--his discomfort, lack of familiarity, and how all that has changed over time.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • The Reluctant Son-in-Law

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Audio interview with Tom Friedland about hosting a family seder that includes his two intermarried children and their spouses.

    Date: 03-19-2007

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