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  • I Am My Interfaith Family

    By Carla Naumburg

    My husband is Jewish. I am Jewish. We are raising our daughters in a Jewish home, and we belong to a synagogue. Yet we are an interfaith family.

    Date: 10-22-2012
  • From Terrible Conversation To Intermarriage Realization

    By Emily JH Kruskol

    At a friend's house, a conversation attacking intermarriage becomes a chance to defend her family's choices - and a chance to tell family members she's proud they're Jews.

    Date: 10-25-2012
  • An Extended Love

    By Heather Subba

    Being in an interfaith and intercultural relationship can come with both challenges and rewards, and learning to embrace them can be its own reward.

    Date: 01-03-2013
  • Conversion, Shared Spirituality and the Memorial Prayer

    By Rabbi Katy Z. Allen

    After the author converted to Judaism, shared experiences and art helped her connect to her mother's spirituality and, ultimately, led to a beautiful and moving funeral.

    Date: 07-18-2012
  • "My Dad Converted" and Other Questions

    By Ruth Schapira

    How do we talk to teens about religion? About their religious identity? About their parent's conversion?

    Date: 01-17-2013
  • Leaving a Jewish Legacy to Our Grandchildren

    By Sharon Morton

    Sharing stories, teaching philanthropy, practicing social action, and demonstrating happiness are the keys to sharing Judaism with grandchildren says one grandmother.

    Date: 02-13-2013
  • My Kosher-For-Passover Easter Dinner

    By Marisa Elana James

    When two religions share one home, can an Easter dinner feel authentic while also meeting Passover's dietary restrictions?

    Date: 02-24-2013
  • Matzo Ball Soup: Flavoring Many Traditions

    By Jordyn Rozensky

    There are many great mazto ball soup cooks in the family, and none of them are Jewish.

    Date: 03-08-2013
  • The Passover Question Box

    By Galit Breen

    A great way to encourage everyone, young and old, Jewish or not, to participate in your Passover seder.

    Date: 03-13-2013
  • History is Not Destiny

    By Stacie Garnett-Cook

    Over time, Stacie's opinion on intermarriage evolved.

    Date: 04-11-2013

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