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Extended Family Relationships

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  • Passover: Sharing the Story

    By Heather Subba

    Sharing the story of Passover with my husband's Hindu family is not so different than what my grandfather was trying to share with our family all those years ago.

    Date: 03-15-2010
  • Belonging

    By Faye Rapoport DesPres

    A bar mitzvah is always a happy family event. This one was also deeply healing.

    Date: 08-10-2010
  • How Two Baby Naming Ceremonies Helped a Jew-By-Choice Come to Terms With Her Catholic Parents

    By Marina Williams

    A personal narrative about the author's daughters' naming ceremonies bringing her closer to her Catholic family.

    Date: 06-27-2011
  • The Book of Ruth: an Interfaith Tale

    By Rabbi Geela Rayzel Raphael

    As we read and honor Ruth's journey at Shavuot, we can reflect and honor our own unique paths. Celebrate your marriages, honor the wisdom of your ancestors  and give gratitude for your abundance.

    Date: 05-03-2013
  • From The LGBTQ Archives: Families

    By InterfaithFamily

    Some of our favorite articles from the LGBTQ archive about relationships between partners and with our families.

    Date: 07-11-2011
  • From The LGBTQ Archives: Parenting

    By InterfaithFamily

    Some of our favorite parenting articles form the LGBT archives of

    Date: 07-11-2011
  • Christmukkah…?

    By Jordyn Rozensky

    So, I ask you-- can a strong Jewish household celebrate a very not Jewish holiday? How do you navigate your own feelings?

    Date: 12-02-2011
  • Bar & Bat Mitzvahs For The Interfaith Family

    This beautiful booklet will explain the wonderful milestone marking adulthood, the bar mitzvah (for a boy) or bat mitzvah (for a girl), a life cycle event taking place at the age of 13.

    Date: 05-29-2012
  • The Venn Diagram of Backgrounds

    By Heather Subba

    Attending the baby shower of her sister-in-law helped the Heather understand the boundaries and exclusions created when different cultures and backgrounds meet.

    Date: 07-16-2012
  • A Family Seder for Rosh Hashanah

    By Benjamin A. Maron

    Suggestions for a Rosh Hashanah festive seder meal full of meaning, symbolism, word play and tasty treats.

    Date: 08-28-2012

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