By The Jewish Outreach Institute
Professional view from the Jewish Outreach Institute about the great stress an interfaith family feels when a child is born, and recommends choosing names before the birth and before the pregnancy if possible, to help mitigate that stress whe
By Dana Greene
Opinion piece and personal narrative from a columnist about her cousin’s interfaith marriage, and whether she should see it as a loss to the Jewish people, or a wonderful tale of true love.
By Nancy Laufer
Personal narrative by a non-Jewish woman whose parents were at first relieved when she married a nice Jewish boy, but later felt hurt that their grandchildren were not being taught their family traditions.
By Jill McDonnell
A personal narrative about an interfaith family in Missouri who is raising Jewish kids.
By Elaine K. Markowitz
A personal narrative about a woman whose sister and best friend disapproved of her conversion to Judaism until realizing how happy it made her.
By Rabbi Sanford Seltzer
Professional view from a rabbi describing some of the problematic interfaith relationships he has encountered, with advice for how to avoid them: discuss children and religious and cultural experience and values early, and listen.
By Edie Mueller
The personal narrative of a woman whose devoutly Catholic mother-in-law inspired her to reconnect with Judaism and raise her daughter as Jewish.
By Emily Cappo
Personal narrative describing the authorís non-Jewish husbandís first Passover seder at her parents' house--his discomfort, lack of familiarity, and how all that has changed over†time.
By Rosanne Levitt
Advice from an outreach professional responding to What Will We Do About Christmas? (When the Grandparents Are Gone).
By Ezra Werb
Personal narrative from a Jewish man who is unsure how his parents will react to his Mormon girlfriend.