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  • A Place for Us

    By Karen Engels

    Personal narrative about an interfaith couple and how they worked out a way of being together and creating a marriage ceremony that was Jewish yet acknowledged and included the non-Jewish family and friends.

    Date: 06-22-2006
  • What's Different about Gay Wedding Ceremonies?

    By Rabbi Miriam Jerris

    Professional view from a Secular Humanist rabbi describing gay wedding ceremonies she has developed and officiated.

    Date: 01-08-2007
  • The Elephant in the Room

    By Lisa Danetz

    Personal narrative about a Jewish woman in love with a Catholic man who didn’t see how they could reconcile their religious differences.  Ultimately, the man agreed to raise their future kids as Jews.

    Date: 11-14-2006
  • Uma, Non-Jewish Goddess in Prime

    By Amy Klein

    Profile on Uma Therman’s role in Prime, in which she interdates her therapist’s son.

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • NJPS Findings on Jewish Students Drive Debate about Interfaith Future

    By Joe Berkofsky

    Reprinted news article about the Jewish identity of college-aged Americans, both from interfaith families and families with two (or a single) Jewish parent.  Discusses interdating, percentage of Jewish friends, and denominational affiliation,

    Date: 07-14-2006
  • Dear Dr. Paula: Why Won't My Boyfriend Invite Me to Temple?

    By Dr. Paula Brody

    Professional view "Dear Dr. Paula" article about how repetiton builds comfort, and how the High Holidays are perhaps not the best time for a Christian’s first experience in a synagogue.

    Date: 06-14-2007
  • Celebrating Easter and Passover in Interfaith Relationships

    By Carla Haimowitz

    Professional advice on the many similarities between Easter and Passover one can discuss when talking about faith in interfaith relationships.

    Date: 08-04-2006
  • Modigliani Examines the Jewish Painter’s Tempestuous Life and Death

    By Tom Tugend

    Review of Modigliani, a film based on the life of Italian Jewish painter Amedeo Modigliani.

    Date: 02-13-2007
  • Not Crazy About Goy Crazy

    By Lynn Melnick

    Review of Melissa Schorr’s Goy Crazy, a youth novel about a nice Jewish girl with a crush on her hunky non-Jewish neighbor.

    Date: 02-09-2007
  • Opening Yourself to Danger

    By Zack Kushner

    Personal narrative from a Jewish man married to a non-Jewish woman recalling the whispers and doubts he’s heard about his interfaith relationship.

    Date: 08-24-2006

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