By Marlena Thompson
Review of books letting you know what to expect and how to behave at religious ceremonies in many different religions.
By Ellen Jaffe Gill
Reviews of Kaddish by Leon Wieseltier and Saying Kaddish: How to Comfort the Dying, Bury the Dead, and Mourn as a Jew by Anita Diamant, both of which explore death from a Jewish perspective.
By Kathy Bloomfield
A personal narrative of a woman who researches Judaism before agreeing to raise her child Jewish and then decides to convert herself.
By Melissa Feldman
Personal narrative about Passover and Easter celebrations with extended family as a time of healing and renewal.
By Judith Bolton-Fasman
Profile of Eugene L. Pogany, author of In My Brother’s Image: Twin Brothers Separated by Faith After the Holocaust, about his family’s experience with conversion and the Holocaust..
By Jim Keen
Perosnal narrative from an intermarried Protestant man describing how he and his wife had worked out many big interfaith issues before getting married, yet also describing some of the many issues they’ve realized they had initially overloo
By Naomi Pfefferman
Obituary of Nell Carter, an African-American Jew-by-choice and famous actress and performer.
By Daniel Siegel
Professional advice from rabbi who explains how his policies toward non-Jewish families regarding Bar or Bat Mitzvah and other matters have changed as he has gotten to know non-Jews who are committed to the Jewish identity of their children.
By Cantor and Rabbi Judith Seid
General information about how interfaith couples and ceremonies are handled by the Secular Humanistic Jewish movement.
By Sue Fishkoff
A news article about phenomenon of Jews looking outside of synagogues for p