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  • 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
  • The A-B-C's of Interfaith Parenting

    By Wendy Harris

    A non-Jewish mother discusses the complicated lifestyle of her interfaith family through a humorous alphabet tale.

    Date: 07-24-2007
  • When a Child Converts

    By Rabbi Diane Cohen

    Personal narrative by a rabbi who is hurt by, but eventually accepts, her two sons’ conversion to Christianity.

    Date: 11-09-2006
  • December Dilemma: Interfaith Couples Face Emotional Choices: Christmas, Hanukkah, or Both?

    By Robin Galiano Russell

    Reprinted news article about the Dallas Jewish community in particular, and the different ways couples face the December dilemma.

    Date: 08-08-2006
  • Living an Interfaith Life: Guide Offers Stories about Coping with Differences

    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.

    Date: 07-26-2007
  • "Big Bad" Debra Winger

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    Profile of Debra Winger, an intermarried Jewish actress and star of the television series Big Bad Love.

    Date: 02-17-2007
  • Holocaust Stories

    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.

    Date: 11-30-2006
  • Dolphin Skins in the Desert and the Making of a Miraculous Bar Mitzvah

    By Beth Gilbert

    Reprinted profile of Mason Washauer, the son of divorced interfaith parents, who decided he wanted a Jewish education, and so travels seventy miles twice a week to a synagogue in Missouri.

    Date: 08-14-2007
  • You're Raising Them What? Telling Your Parents You Are Raising Jewish Kids

    By Jim Keen

    Personal narrative by a Protestant man describing how he and his Jewish wife prepared to tell his parents that they planned to raise Jewish kids, but they still really wanted his parents’ help in raising them.

    Date: 12-03-2006

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