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Growing Up in an Interfaith Family

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  • Religion and a House Divided

    By Julie Wiener

    Divorce entangles children in inevitable conflicts and forces them to shuttle between two different homes and sometimes, two different religions.

    Date: 05-21-2010
  • Rabbi Reuben's Ruminations: Create New Interfaith Family Rituals

    By Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben

    Bedtime rituals are among those spiritual moments that can work for an interfaith family.

    Date: 02-18-2009
  • Everyone Suffering From the Same Toothache

    By Vicki Boykis

    The short story collection One More Year delivers what its title hints at, a reading experience of floating for one more year as an immigrant between cultures.

    Date: 08-24-2009
  • The Role of Faith in the Mourning Process for Those Raised in Interfaith Homes

    By Dan Bindschedler

    While grieving and mourning, unexpected places can offer peace, solace and sanctuary for people who were raised in interfaith homes.

    Date: 04-07-2011
  • The Four Questions

    By InterfaithFamily

    It is customary for the youngest child at the Passover seder to recite the four questions from the Haggadah. Roni demonstrates the traditional tune for the four questions as she sings in Hebrew.

    Date: 03-16-2011
  • Reappropriating Kapparot: Rubber Chickens and Jewish Anxiety

    By J.R. Wilheim

    A new take on an old spiritual practice, designed to rid you of Jewish anxiety and feelings of exclusion from the Jewish community.

    Date: 07-01-2011
  • It's All Part of My Heritage: A Profile of Said Sayrafiezadeh

    By Eric Herschthal

    At 40, in part because of the influence of his Catholic wife, the author of an acclaimed memoir claims his Jewish identity.

    Date: 08-17-2009
  • Rachel's Hamantaschen

    By Shannon Sarna

    The hamantaschen recipe that made her a hamantaschen fan. Plus, the family story behind the Purim recipe.

    Date: 03-07-2011
  • From The LGBTQ Archives: Families

    By InterfaithFamily

    Some of our favorite articles from the LGBTQ archive about relationships between partners and with our families.

    Date: 07-11-2011
  • Warshal: Choose one but not two religions

    Rabbi Warshal's response to the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life's report that one in four American adults who are married or living with a partner are in a bi-religious relationship. The most difficult decision for these couples who have children is to decide in which religion to rear their offspring.

    Date: 11-14-2011

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