Article Archive

Growing Up in an Interfaith Family

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  • With CHAI You Get Eggroll: Raising a Jewish-Chinese Daughter in America

    By Marylin Kress

    Personal narrative by the adoptive mother of a Chinese girl who is being raised as a Jew, describing the Chinese language, culture, and dance classes that the girl attends after Jewish day school.

    Date: 11-05-2006
  • Do the Jews "Need" Geraldo?

    By Joe Berkofsky

    Profile of Geraldo Rivera, a child of intermarriage, who claims he is rediscovering his Jewish roots by marrying a Jewish woman who will be his fifth wife.

    Date: 02-18-2007
  • Mixed Marriages

    By Ellen S. Glazer

    Article about how Ed Case, publisher of, came to work for the online magazine, as well as’s mission and approach--making Jewish choices in an interfaith family.

    Date: 05-22-2007
  • Why I Choose Not to Interdate

    By Adina Giannelli

    Personal narrative by the child of interfaith parents explaining why she has decided to stop interdating.

    Date: 08-20-2007
  • A New Book to Help Your Interfaith Relationship

    By Catherine Fischer

    Review of A Nonjudgmental Guide to Interfaith Marriage: Making Interfaith Marriage Work, by Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben, Ph.D., a practical resource for intermarried or interdating couples.

    Date: 01-09-2007
  • Israeli-Born Natalie Portman Stars

    By Dan Baron

    Interview with Natalie Portman who stars in an independent Israeli film called Free Zone about an American girl who falls in love with an Israeli and gets caught up in a car deal in the West Bank.

    Date: 02-20-2007
  • The Best of Our Picks

    By InterfaithFamily

    Compilation of's staff's selections for their favorite articles from 1998-2006.

    Date: 07-17-2007
  • Negoitating Faith

    By Gail Quets

    Review of The Guide to Jewish Interfaith Family Life: An Handbook, edited by Ronnie Friedland and Edmund Case, a collection of essays written by interfaith couples and children of intermarriage about their challenges and v

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • From Easter Eggs to Afikomen, Hunting for a Deeper Meaning

    By Brianne Kruger Nadeau

    Personal narrative describing the religious journey of a child of intermarried parents, who now only celebrates Passover (not Easter) in the spring.

    Date: 08-10-2006
  • Christmas, Hanukkah and the Interfaith Family

    By InterfaithFamily

    Suggestions for how to celebrate Hanukkah (Chanukah) and Christmas in interfaith families, including volunteering, doing both and celebrating one at home and one at relatives'.

    Date: 12-07-2008

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