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Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur

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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
  • Slugger Set To Skip Game on Yom Kippur

    By Ami Eden

    A news article that discusses the decision of Jewish baseball player Shawn Green to skip the game on Yom Kippur and Madonna’s promotion of Kabbalah.

    Date: 06-08-2007
  • This Is Not Your Mother's Synagogue

    By Rachel Mauro

    This child of an interfaith family is choosing a different kind of Jewish community than her parents did.

    Date: 08-21-2008
  • Washington, D.C., Congregation Has Diversity As Its Mission

    By Adam Kredo

    A multicultural and multiracial Jewish group in Washington, D.C. offers its first Rosh Hashanah services in the restored century-old Sixth and I synagogue building.

    Date: 10-29-2008
  • A Christian's Primer: A Harvard Professor [Harvey Cox] Delves into the Beauty That Is Judaism

    By Robert Leiter

    Profile of Harvey Cox (a Protestant college professor) his marriage to a Jewish colleague, and his book that resulted from their experience together, Common Prayers: Faith, Family and a Christianís Journey through the Jewish Year .

    Date: 02-17-2007
  • My Father, A Self-Hating Jew

    By Charlotte Gordon

    Her father never told her that he came from a Jewish family, but it was only one of the many ways he was dishonest.

    Date: 09-17-2008
  • Meet the Dryansky-Perreault Family

    By Judi Wisch

    An interfaith family in Conway, Mass., gets a lot out of their association with The PJ Library.

    Date: 01-14-2009
  • An Empty Nest In A New Tree

    By Paula C. Yablonsky

    Though her daughter is in college and they have left their beloved synagogue, Paula and her husband continue to build a Jewish life together.

    Date: 11-07-2008
  • 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
  • Fall Holiday Picture Book Round-Up

    By Lynn Melnick

    Sammy Spider looks at Jewish holidays from the outside and learns what they're all about, painlessly. You can do the same with your kids.

    Date: 08-30-2010

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