Article Archive

Divorce and Step-Family

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  • Just an Ordinary Jew?

    By Suzanne Koven

    Review of Just an Ordinary Jew, a German film about a man delivering a tirade about his conflicted feelings about being German and Jewish.

    Date: 07-27-2007
  • Jewish Life After the Split

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Interview with Elizabeth Baer, on how her non-Jewish ex-husband helps with raising the kids Jewish.

    Date: 07-25-2007
  • The Child's Dilemma

    By Dawn C. Kepler

    An outreach professional’s response to Josh’s Dad Married a Shiksa!, by Laurie Nodie.

    Date: 07-26-2007
  • Celebrating Holidays in an Interfaith Stepfamily

    By Dr. Jeffrey Greenhut

    Personal narrative by an unconventional (retired military officer, Republican) Jew describing how he, his non-Jewish fiancee, and both of their families from previous marriages celebrate each other’s holidays.

    Date: 07-26-2007
  • Religious Rights on Trial as Circumcision Case Reaches Oregon's High Court

    By Jennifer Siegel

    News article about an Oregon custody dispute between a Jewish father who wants to have his 12-year-old son circumcised and his non-Jewish mother, who does not.

    Date: 08-24-2007
  • When Faiths Diverge, Seek the Ties That Bind

    By Janet Silver Ghent

    Personal narrative from a woman who has to tread lightly on religious topics with her grandchildren, who are being raised Christian.

    Date: 09-20-2007
  • Joining Traditions

    By Benjamin A. Maron

    We tend to dwell on what it's like for parents when their children intermarry. What about what it's like for children whose parents enter a second, interfaith marriage?

    Date: 02-12-2010
  • Michael Jackson's Troubled Kids: A Plea to the Troubled Superstar to Raise His Kids to Know Their Jewish Heritage

    By Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

    Article by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, once spiritual consel to Michael Jackson, imploring him to raise his children (who were born from a Jewish mother) in the Jewish faith.

    Date: 02-21-2007
  • A Christian's Primer: A Harvard Professor [Harvey Cox] Delves into the Beauty That Is Judaism

    By Robert Leiter

    Profile of Harvey Cox (a Protestant college professor) his marriage to a Jewish colleague, and his book that resulted from their experience together, Common Prayers: Faith, Family and a Christian’s Journey through the Jewish Year .

    Date: 02-17-2007
  • Becoming a Jewish Man

    By Chaim Sodi

    It was hard when his parents divorced and his dad became an outsider to the Jewish community. That didn't stop him from supporting his son in becoming bar mitzvah.

    Date: 08-21-2009

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