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Growing Up in an Interfaith Family

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  • Interfaith Utopia

    By Alizah Salario

    Personal narrative from the daughter of a Jewish father and Greek Orthodox mother who was raised "both."

    Date: 07-30-2007
  • Growing Up Jewish in an Interfaith Family

    By Emily Case

    The personal narrative of a woman raised as a Jew by interfaith parents, but as a child she feared that Jews may not accept her because she celebrated Christmas.

    Date: 08-03-2007
  • Starting Out in the South with Two Religions, Then Choosing One

    By Jenny Schwartzberg

    Personal narrative of a woman who attending both church and synagogue as a child before choosing Judaism, which seemed for fitting and natural to her.

    Date: 08-10-2007
  • One Teen's Exploration

    By Ilene Springer

    The story of a Jewish man whose Christian mother has been his greatest support in forming his Jewish identity.

    Date: 08-10-2007
  • How I Programmed My Life

    By Sarah R. Heilbronner

    Personal narrative from a college student whose father is Jewish and mother is Christian on creating a Jewish religious life for herself.

    Date: 08-09-2007
  • An Intermarriage and a Struggling Teen

    By Gil Mann

    A child of divorced interfaith parents writes a letter to Gil Mann, author of a Jewish E-mail column, questioning his faith in God and Gil Mann gives helpful advice in his letter of response.

    Date: 08-14-2007
  • Unwrapped Gifts

    By Samantha Facciolo

    A young woman’s personal narrative on how she feels that she was bless to have interfaith parents and what she has learned from her Jewish upbringing and her father’s Catholic beliefs.

    Date: 08-14-2007
  • My Choice

    By Tara Remick

    The personal narrative of a woman of interfaith parents who began searching for God after the her father became terminally ill during her teenage years.

    Date: 08-14-2007
  • Justice, Justice Begins at Home

    By Andi Rosenthal

    The personal narrative of a politically active woman of interfaith families who attributes her activism to the values both parents taught her and links those values to Judaism.

    Date: 08-09-2007
  • Chillin' with My Faux Jew 'Fro

    By Keenan Steiner

    Personal narrative from the child of a Christian mother and Jewish father who didn’t identify as Jewish--until classmates at a Catholic university started identifying him as such.

    Date: 07-05-2007

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