By Amy Elkes
Personal narrative about a Jewish woman’s frustration with her boyfriend’s family’s ignorance about all things Jewish, but her appreciation of their willingness to learn.
By Marinell James
The Jewish custom of praying for people who are ill or injured is very old. In recent years, rabbis and other Jewish thinkers have worked to revive old traditions and restore Jewish ideas about health and healing to the mainstream of Jewish life.
By Wendy Harris
A non-Jewish mother discusses the complicated lifestyle of her interfaith family through a humorous alphabet tale.
By Steven Michalove
Personal narrative about an intermarried man’s feelings as he attends his father’s funeral and how he finds comfort in Jewish ritual at these key transitional times
By Robin Galiano Russell
Reprinted news article about the Dallas Jewish community in particular, and the different ways couples face the December dilemma.
By Elyssa Mosbacher
Reprinted news article about four Jewish children, ages 5-18, whose parents died tragically, and the (Christian) parents who adopted them were committed to continuing their Jewish education, so they enrolled them in Jewish day
By Rabbi Lev Baesh
Personal narrative by a gay rabbi describing how his interfaith relationship has "enriched our families, our community, and ourselves."
By Cynthia Ramsay
Review of The Guide to Jewish Interfaith Family Life: An InterfaithFamily.com Handbook, compiled and edited by Ed Case and Ronnie Friedland of Interfaithfamily.com.
By Naomi Pfefferman
Profile of Debra Winger, an intermarried Jewish actress and star of the television series Big Bad Love.
By Amy Elkes
Personal narrative from a Jewish woman telling how she struggled with the decision of whether to tell her grandfather, a Holocaust survivor, that she was engaged to a non-Jew.