By Deborah Fineblum Raub
Personal narrative from an intermarried Jewish woman describing her frustration at her husband’s cool attitude toward Israel, until their children all visited/moved there--now both share intense concern for the well-being of Israel and Israel
By Madhavi Kushner
Personal narrative from a non-Jewish atheist who dealt with questions from her own family, and worries from her husband’s Jewish family.
By Arlene Sarah Chernow
An advice article discussing how to make religious decisions for children of interfaith parents and revealing common misconceptions of interfaith families.
By Deborah Freeman
Personal narrative about the preparations for an interfaith family’s secular Bat Mitzvah, in which her step-brother and father’s Catholicism played a meaningful role.
By Jemi Kostiner Mansfield
Personal narrative by a woman who is raising Jewish kids, and plans to instill such a strong Jewish identity in them that having a Christmas tree will not damage, but rather strengthen, that identity.
By Rabbi Bruce Kadden
Professional view by a rabbi and advice for couples in handling their parents’ desire to control the wedding planning.
By Marlena Thompson
Review of Mixed Matches: How to Create Successful Interracial, Interethnic, and Interfaith Relationships. By Joel Crohn, Ph. D, examines different models of intermarriage that are not only religously disparate, but culturally as well.
By Catherine Fischer
Review of Mingled Roots: A Guide for Grandparents of Interfaith Children, praising the book on its creative ideas for activities grandparents can do with their grandchildren, in which differences in faith will not be an issue.
By Matthew E. Berger
Interview with Howard Dean that focuses on his intermarriage, his knowledge and practicing of Jewish culture and rituals, and the local Jewish community’s response.
By Gina Hagler
Personal narrative from a Jew-by-choice who shares her advice from a stressful year of planning her son’s bar mitzvah.