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  • History is Not Destiny

    By Stacie Garnett-Cook

    Over time, Stacie's opinion on intermarriage evolved.

    Date: 04-11-2013
  • Giving a Hand

    By Milton Davis

    An American Jew and a Turkish Muslim become friends, like family really, while finding common ground.

    Date: 04-19-2013
  • Transition: Janelle's Story

    By Debra B. Darvick

    A daughter of a Methodist minister, now married to a Jewish man and raising Jewish children, finds meaning in the quick Havdalah ceremony that marks the end of the Sabbath and start of the new week.

    Date: 06-12-2013
  • We Should Acknowledge Their Sacrifice

    By Rabbi Erin Polansky

    At Christmastime, these righteous and generous partners in our midst are reminded of what they have given up. This year, let us acknowledge their contribution to strengthening our people. Let's remember to say thank you, not to take their involvement for granted.

    Date: 12-18-2012
  • MetaMaus: Look Inside a Classic

    By Benjamin A. Maron

    Reviewing MetaMaus, an inside look at the making of, and lives that have impacted/been impacted by, Art Spiegelman's Maus.

    Date: 11-29-2011
  • Tzedakah Loves Company

    By Heather Subba

    In my interfaith partnership, life has been filled with surprises. Family visits are one of these surprises. Every year for six months, my Nepali in-laws come to live with my husband, me and our two small children.

    Date: 09-11-2013
  • Female Comes First

    By Heather Subba

    No matter their race, ethnicity, or religion, women are connected by past and current societal roles and life experiences.

    Date: 10-30-2013
  • Interfaith Passover Before and After Kids

    By Elizabeth Freid Vocke

    A woman recalls the first Passover she brought her now husband to, and the current challenge of celebrating the holiday with their daughter who also celebrates Easter.

    Date: 04-01-2014
  • The Lone Muslim at Passover Camp

    By Rameez Abbas

    Rameez describes her experience at Passover Camp, and being the only Muslim among Jews.

    Date: 05-14-2014
  • Introducing Your Family to the High Holidays

    By S. Courtney Nathan

    Tips for how to approach the high holidays with your interfaith family . Hint: communication is key.

    Date: 08-26-2014

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