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Shabbat and Other Holidays

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  • A Shabbat Experience For Your Group of Friends

    By InterfaithFamily

    A guide for small groups of interfaith couples and families who want to “do Jewish” and celebrate an interactive Shabbat dinner together.

    Date: 06-28-2010
  • Sinai At Sea

    By Andi Rosenthal

    She was happy to take her recently widowed mother on a cruise, but did it have to be on such a meaningful Jewish holiday?

    Date: 06-09-2008
  • A Sukkah of Our Own

    By Charlotte Gordon

    We were proud of our sukkah. Even though it didn't adhere to the rabbis' rules, I knew we had come near the spirit of the law.

    Date: 10-21-2008
  • My First Purim

    By Anthony Johnson

    As I laughed at the jokes and yelled at Haman, I realized something--I was fitting in. The folks in that room were as passionate as I was about reconciling their religion with their sexuality. I was at a Jewish event, but I was surrounded by other queers and we were having a blast.

    Date: 02-26-2010
  • My Father, the Vacuum, and a Wedge of Tembleque for Thanksgiving

    By Teresita Levy

    Personal narrative from a Puerto Rican woman with ancient Jewish roots who eventually converted to Judaism, recalling the distinctive Thanksgiving dinners of her youth--plus a recipe for the Latin dessert tembleque.

    Date: 11-19-2007
  • A Musical Invitation to Shabbat Peace

    By Mimi DuPree

    This album would make a great gift to non-Jewish friends to whom I'd like to introduce some of the wonders of Shabbat.

    Date: 01-04-2010
  • Mardi Purim

    By Rodger Kamenetz

    Jews in New Orleans negotiate participating in Mardi Gras, a Catholic holiday, in a Jewish way.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • What's Shabbat All About?

    By InterfaithFamily

    Part of the Guide to Shabbat for Interfaith Families.

    Date: 05-20-2009
  • Guide to the Synagogue for Interfaith Couples and Families: Glossary

    By InterfaithFamily

    New to synagogues? We hope this guide will help you feel ready to be comfortable at your next Jewish event.

    Date: 10-30-2009
  • Shabbat in the Synagogue

    By InterfaithFamily

    Part of the Guide to Shabbat for Interfaith Families.

    Date: 05-20-2009

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