Article Archive

Death and Mourning

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  • Interfaith Families and Secular Judaism

    By Cantor and Rabbi Judith Seid

    General information about how interfaith couples and ceremonies are handled by the Secular Humanistic Jewish movement.

    Date: 05-02-2007
  • Jews Looking Outside Synagogues for New Rituals and Life-Cycle Events

    By Sue Fishkoff

    A news article about phenomenon of Jews looking outside of synagogues for p

    Date: 06-07-2007
  • Profile: Novelist and Poet Marge Piercy

    By Rahel Musleah

    Profile of Marge Piercy, a Jewish Renewal writer and poet whose most recent works are featured in The Art of Blessing the Day: Poems With a Jewish Theme.

    Date: 02-21-2007
  • Marriage within Marriage

    By Wendy Weltman Palmer

    Professional advice from a marriage therapist on the multiple stages of marriage.

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • Seeking Comfort

    By Paula Lee Hellman

    The personal narrative of a woman who found comfort in the community of her congregation after September 11th.

    Date: 06-08-2007
  • Hadassah

    By Andi Rosenthal

    The personal narrative of a woman of an interfaith family who was raised Catholic but decided to convert to Judaism, like her grandmother had, after being feeling connected at a Bar Mitzvah and years of study of her heritage.

    Date: 06-07-2007
  • The Unbroken Chain

    By David Weintraub

    Personal narrative from an intermarried man whose Jewish identity came through his bubbie’s (grandmother’s) Yiddish songs and culture, and when she died, he and his non-Jewish wife founded the Dora Teteilboim Center for Yiddish Culture. 

    Date: 11-21-2006
  • My Breakfast with Paul Wellstone

    By Mordecai Specktor

    Profile of Paul Wellstone, the Jewish Minnesota senator who perished along with his interfaith family in a plane crash.

    Date: 02-20-2007
  • The Identity Dance: Actress Michelle St. John Used Personal Experiences as a Jewish Indian for Her Latest Role

    By Melissa Minkin

    Article about Sherman Alexie’s film about a gay Indian poet who falls in love with a Jewish woman, The Business of Fancydancing.  The film features actress/singer Michelle St. John who is of Jewish and Christian Indian descent.

    Date: 02-21-2007
  • U.S. Jews Memorialize Ramon as Link between Stars and Earth

    By Rachel Pomerance

    A news article about how American Jewish communities mourned the death of Israel’s first astronaut, Ilan Ramon, who died along with seven others about the Columbia Space Shuttle.

    Date: 06-18-2007

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