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  • A Secular, Blended Passover

    By Michael Felsen

    Personal narrative article describing a secular Passover celebration at the Workman’s Circle.

    Date: 11-27-2006
  • My Generation and the Holocaust

    By Shana Franklin

    Personal narrative from a young woman discussing the importance of remembering and teaching about the Holocaust in the generations after survivors have passed away.

    Date: 08-02-2006
  • Anderson Cooper 360

    By InterfaithFamily

    CNN investigates the struggles of interfaith relationships, focusing on a Jewish man married to a Sikh woman.

    Date: 06-19-2007
  • My Son's Intermarriage

    By Raquel Stabinski-Leib

    Personal Narrataive about how shocked and disappointed a woman is when her son tells her he is engaged to a non-Jewish woman. Gradually, though, she becomes more accepting.

    Date: 06-19-2007
  • Jacob's Family and Ours

    By Paula Lee Hellman

    Personal narrative about a Jewish grandmother of a Christian grandchild who "find[s] common ground"  and makes time to spend with her grandchild, through literature, activity, and games.

    Date: 11-21-2006
  • Our Son's Naming Ceremony

    By Rena Mello

    Personal narrative from an interfaith couple who decided on a naming ceremony, instead of a bris, for their son.

    Date: 06-21-2006
  • Interfaith Infertility Issues

    By Ellen S. Glazer

    Professional view and news article about different facets of Jewish adoption:  the biblical precedents for intertility, the post-Holocaust Jewish need to repopulate,  and the patrilineal descent issue for gay Jewish couples.

    Date: 11-05-2006
  • Writing Our Own Hagaddah

    By Rabbi Rachel Barenblat

    Personal narrative about an intermarried woman who writes a hagaddah with friends so that she, her husband, and their friends will all feel comfortable with the seder.

    Date: 08-07-2006
  • A Grandmother's Gift

    By Ellen S. Glazer

    Personal narrative about a young Jewish girl's Catholic grandmother, who gave her a diamond Star of David necklace.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • Seeking the Light: Child of Holocaust Survivors Reclaims Judaism

    By Hedi Molnar

    Personal narrative from the child of Holocaust survivors describing how she felt compelled to connect with and pass on Judaism once she had (adopted) children.

    Date: 08-02-2006

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