By Karen Engels
Personal narrative about an interfaith couple and how they worked out a way of being together and creating a marriage ceremony that was Jewish yet acknowledged and included the non-Jewish family and friends.
By Rabbi Laurence A. Kotok
Professional view from a rabbi who does not officiate at interfaith weddings, explaining that a rabbi’s role is to marry two Jews, and that the family’s Jewish commitment is more important than their officiant, anyhow.
By George Markley
Reprinted opinion piece and personal narrative speech about why rabbis’ refusal to officiate at interfaith weddings is an important symbolic act that will protect the Jewish future.
By Erin Bernau
Personal narrative of Interfaith couple’s process of planning a wedding and ultimate choice of a Unitarian minister who will include both Christian and Jewish elements.
By Rabbi Bruce Kadden
Professional view by a rabbi and advice for couples in handling their parents’ desire to control the wedding planning.
By Sara Holtz
Personal narrative from a Jewish-Protestant intermarried couple who wanted to raise their children with some religion, and found the only reasonable compromise in the Unitarian church, because of what the Jewish partner sees as the "rigidity&quo
By Rabbi Arthur Waskow
Professional view by Rabbi Arthur Waskow, who explains his approach to interfaith marriage--create "an entirely new wedding ceremony for marriages between a Jew and a member of another spiritual community"--and describes and explains the ce
How to find a rabbi or cantor to officiate at an interfaith wedding. Hint: it's not as easy as you think.
By Rabbi Jacques Cukierkorn
Professional view about how and why a rabbi co-officiates at interfaith weddings, what he does not want to emphasize in these weddings, and what he does want to accomplish.
By Mardee Gruen
A news article where couples in interfaith marriages discussing getting a rabbi to officiate their wedding ceremony and placing their kids in religious school.