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  • Reform Leader's Swipe Sparks Angry Rebuttals from Conservatives

    By Joe Berkofsky

    Reprinted news article about a contentious essay written by Rabbi Paul Menitoff predicting the disappearance of the Conservative movement in a matter of decades because of the polarization of American Jewry, and the movement’s "opposition to in

    Date: 11-27-2006
  • Interfaith Seder

    By Lyssa Friedman

    Personal narrative about the successful interfaith Passover seder one woman and her partner threw.

    Date: 08-07-2006
  • Call Me Old Fashioned, But...

    By C. Andrew Martin

    Personal narrative by the non-Jewish partner of a rabbi describing his experiences in synagogue, and his thoughts about the obligations of his unique relationship.

    Date: 01-08-2007
  • Wedding Preparation from a Different Angle

    By Neil Kominsky

    A review of Beyond Breaking the Glass, a book about wedding planning from the perspective of Reform Judaism that discusses some of the more obscure customs, as well as the issues of same-sex and interfaith marriages.

    Date: 06-15-2007
  • Everything We Know about What Jews Look Like Is Wrong

    By Karen Kushner

    A woman discusses the changing faces of Judaism and the increased diversity within the faith.

    Date: 06-12-2007
  • Network Strives to Embrace Jews of All Races, Ethnicities

    By Mica Rosenberg

    A news article about multicultural families in the Jewish community and the organizations that are reaching out to such families.

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • Strangers to the Tribe: Portraits of Interfaith Marriage

    By Susan Katz Miller

    Review of Susan Katz Miller’s Strangers to the Tribe: Portraits of Interfaith Marriage, a collection of profiles of different types of intermarried couples.

    Date: 12-21-2006
  • Eytan Fox Pops Tel Aviv's Bubble

    By Michael Fox

    Professional advice from rabbi who explains how his policies toward non-Jewish families regarding Bar or Bat Mitzvah and other matters have changed as he has gotten to know non-Jews who are committed to the Jewish identity of their children.

    Date: 10-16-2007
  • The Ocean Between Us

    By Jake Miller

    Personal narrative from a gay man whose longterm relationship with one man ended partly due to religious differences and who now wonders whether if he has a bashert, if that bashert is definitely Jewish.

    Date: 11-16-2006
  • American As Apple Pie

    By Susan C. Richard

    Personal narrative about a gay woman’s interfaith hetero- and homo-sexual relationships, and her journey back to Judaism.

    Date: 07-26-2007

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