Article Archive

Shabbat and Other Holidays

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  • How You Can Make Shabbat: Lighting Candles

    By InterfaithFamily

    Introduction to lighting the candles for Shabbat, from our Guide to Shabbat and Havdalah for Interfaith Families.

    Date: 06-24-2011
  • Additional Shabbat and Havdalah Guide Resources

    By InterfaithFamily

    Additional resources from our Guide to Shabbat and Havdalah for Interfaith Families.

    Date: 06-24-2011
  • Shabbat Dinner - Video

    By InterfaithFamily

    In this video, a family shares Jewish pre-meal rituals for Friday nights.

    Date: 01-21-2014
  • How You Can Make Shabbat: Family Moments

    By InterfaithFamily

    Introduction to the blessings for our children, families, partners, and more, for Shabbat, from our Guide to Shabbat and Havdalah for Interfaith Families.

    Date: 04-10-2013
  • Eating Jewish Mengedarrah for Tisha b'Av

    By Katherine Romanow

    There aren't many recipes for the holiday of Tisha b'Av, but this article explains both the holiday and one Sephardi dish.

    Date: 05-10-2012
  • If the Book of Ruth Were Written Today

    By Rabbi Steven J. Lebow

    If the Book of Ruth, text customarily studied on Shavuot, were written with today's interfaith couples in mind...

    Date: 05-13-2013
  • Transition: Janelle's Story

    By Debra B. Darvick

    A daughter of a Methodist minister, now married to a Jewish man and raising Jewish children, finds meaning in the quick Havdalah ceremony that marks the end of the Sabbath and start of the new week.

    Date: 06-12-2013
  • Share the Love on Tu B'Av

    By Elizabeth Freid Vocke

    Learn about the holiday of Tu B'Av, the Valentine's Day of Israel.

    Date: 07-23-2014
  • Jewish Holidays Cheat Sheet

    By InterfaithFamily

    A guide to Jewish holidays, how to celebrate Jewish holidays, Jewish holiday dates and other important Jewish holiday information.

    Date: 01-30-2009
  • My Holidays!

    By Gina Hagler

    Personal narrative about a Jew-by-choice who, after 10 years, feels Jewish enough to modify her family's  holiday celebrations to incorporate recipes and music that feel right for her.

    Date: 08-03-2006

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