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Growing Up in an Interfaith Family

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  • The Passover Question Box

    By Galit Breen

    A great way to encourage everyone, young and old, Jewish or not, to participate in your Passover seder.

    Date: 03-13-2013
  • Bar Mitzvah Preparation for the Learning Disabled Child of an Interfaith Family

    By Rabbi Steven J. Lebow

    A rabbi's perspective tutoring a bar mitzvah student for his bar mitzvah, and how they worked with his different learning styles.

    Date: 03-21-2013
  • History is Not Destiny

    By Stacie Garnett-Cook

    Over time, Stacie's opinion on intermarriage evolved.

    Date: 04-11-2013
  • Supporting Our Partners: Shifting Perceptions of Raising Jewish Kids

    By Edie Mueller

    When my husband read an early draft of this essay, he asked, ''Why doesn't her partner have to support our daughter? After all, they agreed to raise children as Jews.'' What does it mean to raise a Jewish child?

    Date: 05-17-2013
  • Conservative Conundrum

    By Meri Phillips

    Growing up in a Conservative Jewish family, with intermarried parents, Meri never felt like she fully fit in. Now she's trying to find a religious home for her own family, and is torn by the Conservative movement's attitudes toward intermarriage.

    Date: 04-23-2013
  • MetaMaus: Look Inside a Classic

    By Benjamin A. Maron

    Reviewing MetaMaus, an inside look at the making of, and lives that have impacted/been impacted by, Art Spiegelman's Maus.

    Date: 11-29-2011
  • Next Generation Bat Mitzvah

    By Rabbi-Cantor Sharon Steinberg

    About officiating at a modern Bat Mitzvah of a child with interfaith parents

    Date: 10-03-2013
  • You Can't Be Both (Jewish and Not)

    By Jane Larkin

    Reprinted from The Forward, a response to the book Being Both

    Date: 11-12-2013
  • The Last (Christmas) Supper

    By Brianne Kruger Nadeau

    Brianne, who grew up in an interfaith family, has her last Christmas meal, and wonders if she'll miss it after all.

    Date: 12-27-2013
  • Don't Call Me Half-Jewish

    By Zach Cohen

    The child of a Jewish father and mother who is not Jewish responds to the way the Jewish community treats him.

    Date: 01-09-2014

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