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 Sallie Teitelbaum Castleman
Personal narrative from a Jewish woman whose son married a Hindu Indian woman and is raising their son in both religions.
By Aliza Hausman
When she became Jewish, she didn't stop being Dominican--how could their wedding respect both of their cultures?
By Carol S. Targum
Personal narrative from a woman who disapproved of her son dating non-Jews but ultimately accepted his non-Jewish girlfriend and eventual wife.
What are the key characteristics of a Jewish wedding?
By Teresa McMahon
Personal narrative about how a couple wooed the in-laws before getting engaged in order to reduce conflict over the wedding. Author notes the importance of interpersonal negotiations to ensure that neither partner feels he/she has compromised too
By S. Courtney Nathan
Professional view from a former outreach worker on the issues faced by parents of children who are about to intermarry.
By Jo Hurst
Personal narrative about intermarried couple and their struggles--first about religion, and then about having a Jewish wedding and finding a rabbi to marry them.