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Outreach Programs

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  • Dialogue and Debate: Welcoming "Jewish Green Card Holders"

    By Rabbi Michael P. Sternfield

    A rabbi’s opinion that synagogues should welcome interfaith families that wish to explore Judaism, even if they aren’t committed to the faith.

    Date: 06-12-2007
  • The Real Truth about the 1990 Population Survey: How Individual Lives Were Affected

    By Rabbi Samuel N. Gordon

    Reprinted professional view Rosh Hashonah sermon from a rabbi trying to quel distress over high intermarriage rates; he describes the Jews as an "ever dying people" with intermarriage built into the Jewish identity.

    Date: 07-31-2006
  • Reform Rabbis Protest Cuts to Outreach

    By Nacha Cattan

    News article about Reform rabbis’ opposition to the national Reform movement’s late 2002 decision to cut its outreach budget and staff.

    Date: 08-30-2007
  • "Cutting Edge" Think Tank on Intermarriage

    By Frances Kraft

    Reprinted news article about the efforts of several Conservative congregations to expand programming for outreach to the intermarried. 

    Date: 07-21-2006
  • Warm Welcome to Judaism Works!

    By The Jewish Outreach Institute

    Professional view from the Jewish Outreach Institute reporting encouraging results of qualitative and quantitative studies about the effectiveness of outreach programs to intermarried/interfaith families.

    Date: 11-27-2006
  • Diversity of Color Shines Through Black and White Photo Exhibit

    By Shoshana Hebshi-Holt

    A news article about the interracial, multi-cultural Jewish families that participated in Camp Tawonga’s Mosaic Multiracial Family Weekend.

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • Interfaith Couples Assess "Comfort Level" in Community

    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.

    Date: 06-12-2007
  • What We Can Learn from Interfaith Families

    By Edmund Case

    Professional view from Ed Case about the Jewish choices and identities of interfaith couples and families, as collected from an essay contest.

    Date: 07-31-2006
  • Reform Rabbi from Kansas City on Mission for Conversion in Spain

    By Jerome Socolovsky

    A news article about a reform rabbi trying to convert Spanish people of Jewish ancestry back to Judaism and the response he is receiving from local rabbis and Jewish community members.

    Date: 06-11-2007
  • Interfaith Families

    By Elizabeth Clarke

    A personal narrative article about interfaith families who are raising their kids as Jews, and the negotiations that such relationships demand.

    Date: 07-24-2007

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