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  • A Reply to Ed Case's Review of The Jew Within

    By Arnold Eisen

    Professional opinion editorial from the author of The Jew Within in response to Ed Case’s book review.

    Date: 11-21-2006
  • Interfaith Families and Synagogues

    By Rabbi Samuel N. Gordon

    An informational article about the opportunities open to interfaith families in today’s Jewish communities, pointing to Sukkat Shalom as an example.

    Date: 06-12-2007
  • From the Editor: Looking Back... and Looking Ahead

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Article marking the four-year anniversary of interfaithfamily.com, written as a retrospective by one of its original co-founders, Ronnie Friedland.

    Date: 05-24-2007
  • Reform Conversions on the Increase among Russian Immigrants

    By Abigail Radoszkowicz

    Reprinted news article about the increasing popularity of liberal (Reform and Conservative) Jewish conversions and synagogues among Russian Jews in Israel. 

    Date: 07-27-2006
  • Revisiting and Promoting Conversion

    By Steven Bayme

    Article about negative feelings of interfaith families toward the new push to conversion in both the Reform and Conservative movements.

    Date: 06-11-2007
  • Temple Shalom Letter

    By Elyse Endy

    Resolution from a Pennsylvania congregation asking the national Reform movement to restore monies and positions cut from its outreach budget in 2003.

    Date: 08-30-2007
  • Black Torah, or Funny, You Don't Look Jewish

    By Karen Kushner

    An informative article discussing how it is necessary for the Jewish community to welcome Jews of color and interfaith families, since such people make up a significant portion of the Jewish population.

    Date: 06-15-2007
  • The Conversion Hot Button

    By The Jewish Outreach Institute

    An article by the Jewish Outreach Institute which states that the conversion of one partner in an interfaith relationship isn’t always the cure-all that people anticipate it to be.

    Date: 06-11-2007
  • At Last Supportive Spouses Are Welcomed in Conservative Synagogues

    By Dr. Ruth Nemzoff

    Review of a new pamphlet urging Conservative Jews to be more welcoming to intermarrieds.

    Date: 07-21-2006
  • Teaching about Conversion in Our Religious School

    By Rabbi Mark Shapiro

    A rabbi’s personal narrative on how he presents mixed marriage to the children and teenagers of his religious school.

    Date: 06-11-2007

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