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  • When a Seder Meets Good Friday: Challenges During the Easter and Passover Holidays

    By Dr. June Andrews Horowitz

    Professional advice from an outreach professional about the importance of interfaith couples’ communicating feelings, memories, rituals, and traditions surrounding Passover and Easter.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • Grandparents: The Hidden Link in Interfaith Marriages

    By Sam Osherson

    Professional advice and personal narrative about the potential of grandparents to be powerful spiritual guides to interfaith grandchildren.

    Date: 12-06-2006
  • From Agony to Acceptance--Documentary Delves into Intermarriage

    By Tom Tugend

    News article about Out of Faith, a new documentary about a Holocaust survivor who is distraught over her grandchildren’s intermarriage.

    Date: 10-15-2006
  • Coming to Terms with My Son's Choices

    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.

    Date: 07-19-2006
  • My First Seder

    By Alice Waugh

    Personal narrative by a non-Jewish woman describing her observations of the basic components of a Passover seder.

    Date: 08-07-2006
  • Sharing Passover with Guests of Any Religion

    By Danielle Stillman

    Professional advice article describing sacred stories that are repeated through ritual in various religions, and suggests sharing these stories as way to make the Passover seder welcoming to interfaith guests.

    Date: 08-07-2006
  • Thanksgiving, 2001

    By Paula Lee Hellman

    Personal narrative from a woman describing how her Thanksgiving dinner has changed over the years--in terms of those in attendance and location where itís held--yet the sentiment of thankfulness and American pride remains the same.

    Date: 08-10-2006
  • Bubbe's Updated Passover Cooking

    By Linda Morel

    Profesional advice and general information article about Tina Wasserman and her Passover recipes for gefile fish, charoset, kugel, and meat.

    Date: 08-04-2006
  • Planning My Daughter's Bat Mitzvah as a Jew-by-Choice

    By Paula C. Yablonsky

    Personal narrative about the complications a Jew-by-choice faced when dealing with her Catholic family regarding her daughter’s Bat Mitzvah.

    Date: 07-18-2006
  • Facing Loss in an Interfaith Family: A Workshop for Congregations

    By Rabbi Carl Perkins

    Professional advice from a rabbi on how to approach the gray areas surrounding burial, belief, and ritual when deciding how to bury and commemorate a loved one in an interfaith family.  Also, a description of traditional Jewish

    Date: 11-14-2006

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