By The Jewish Outreach Institute
Reprinted professional view from the Jewish Outreach Institute about the prayer Jewish parents traditionally say over their children each Shabbat, Friday night, and why this prayer holds particular significance for modern interfaith families.
By Hedi Molnar
Personal narrative from a Jewish woman who is raising her Chinese daughters Jewish with her Italian-Catholic husband.
By Teresa McMahon
Personal narrative from a Catholic intermarried woman describing her realization that her family’s synagogue, Temple Beth Emeth, was one of the top three reasons she wanted to remain in Ann Arbor, MI rather than move.
An overview of Jewish foodways, including an introduction to keeping kosher, the role of Shabbat and the impact of immigration.
By Johanna Karasik
Personal narrative about a daughter of divorced interfaith parents whose father decided to hold a Hanukkah/Shabbat celebration and wanted her to teach their multi-faith extended family about Jewish traditions.
By Linda Morel
Reprinted professional advice about Jewish breads from various Jewish traditions, including recipes for Rosh Hashanah Apple Challah and for Pumpkin Bread
How to celebrate Shabbat at home, including preparing for Shabbat, lighting Shabbat candles and saying Shabbat blessings.
By Gary Goldhammer
Personal narrative about a boy’s loss of his father, his attitude toward Yahrzeit candles and his non-Jewish wife’s attitudes, which have changed over time.
By Jim Keen
A man describes the differences between his Protestant upbringing and the Jewish upbringing of his two daughters.
By Nina Amir Lacey
The personal narrative of a woman who decided, with her non-Jewish husband, to raise her children Jewish, and was able to expose Judaism to Christian step-children as well.