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  • Conservative Jews and Intermarriage: A New Resource

    By Judith Bolton-Fasman

    Book review of Let’s Talk about it:  A Book of Support and Guidence for Families Experiencing Intermarriage and for Synagogue Leadership, describing the Conservative movement’s stance and thoughts on intermarriage and interfaith families&

    Date: 11-27-2006
  • Differences?

    By Paulette Mann

    Personal narrative by a grandmother describing the sweet and sensitive responses of all of her grandchildren, those raised Jewish and those raised Christian, to the death of their grandfather and her mourning.

    Date: 11-27-2006
  • The Winners of the InterfaithFamily.com Network Essay Contest

    By InterfaithFamily

    Article announcing the winners of Interfaithfamily.com’s "We’re Interfaith Families ... Connecting with Jewish Life." essay contest.

    Date: 07-17-2007
  • Telling My Christian Parents I'm Raising My Children in the Jewish Faith

    By Cheryl Opper

    Personal narrative by a Christian woman describing her parents’ reactions to her news that they would have Jewish grandchildren:  her father was enthusiastic, and her mother warmed to the idea with time.

    Date: 12-03-2006
  • Hey, They Were Reading Your Book in Church Today!

    By Suzanne Koven

    Personal narrative about how a Jewish woman’s Catholic mother-in-law gently prodded her to become more Jewishly observant.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • Homecomings

    By Leona Junguzza

    Personal narrative from a recent convert to Judaism whose non-Jewish children are adjusting to her celebration of Hanukkah and the High Holidays and her rejection of Jesus as the Messiah.

    Date: 01-11-2007
  • Explaining Passover: For Intermarrieds, Newcomers, and Those Who Want to Know

    By Lois Shenker

    Professional advice explaining the main components of the Passover seder, and a reminder to non-Jews at the table that asking questions is what the seder is all about!

    Date: 08-04-2006
  • 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
  • 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
  • My Son's Baptism: A Jewish Mom's Struggle

    By Emily Cappo

    A personal narrative from a Jewish woman raising her child with knowledge of both Judaism and Christianity yet in neither religion, describes her anxieties over her son’s baptism.

    Date: 12-06-2006

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