By Rachel Rockenmacher
Personal narrative from a Jewish woman who is raising her son Jewish, but teaching him Portuguese, with her Azorean non-Jewish husband.
By Zell Schulman
Professional advice and personal narrative by a grandmother on how to include grandchildren in Passover seder preparations.
By Jeri Zeder
Personal narrative by a Jewish American woman describing her wish to feel connected with the long-gone Portuguese Jewish population every time she goes to visit her non-Jewish husband’s family in Portugal.
By L. Mark DeAngelis
Opinion piece from the producer of Out of Faith on why marrying a Jew matters.
By Vanessa L. Ochs
Reprinted opinion piece by a mother who hopes her daughters will find romantic partners that will help develop--though not necessarily match--their faith.
By Deborah Fineblum Raub
Personal narrative from an intermarried Jewish woman describing her frustration at her husband’s cool attitude toward Israel, until their children all visited/moved there--now both share intense concern for the well-being of Israel and Israel
By Madhavi Kushner
Personal narrative from a non-Jewish atheist who dealt with questions from her own family, and worries from her husband’s Jewish family.
By Arlene Sarah Chernow
An advice article discussing how to make religious decisions for children of interfaith parents and revealing common misconceptions of interfaith families.
By Deborah Freeman
Personal narrative about the preparations for an interfaith family’s secular Bat Mitzvah, in which her step-brother and father’s Catholicism played a meaningful role.
By Jemi Kostiner Mansfield
Personal narrative by a woman who is raising Jewish kids, and plans to instill such a strong Jewish identity in them that having a Christmas tree will not damage, but rather strengthen, that identity.