By Neal Cohen
Personal narrative describing a Jewish man’s first, non-threatening, Easter dinner at his future mother-in-law’s.
By Carol S. Targum
Personal narrative from a woman who disapproved of her son dating non-Jews but ultimately accepted his non-Jewish girlfriend and eventual wife.
By Lisa Keys
A news article about the marriage of White House staffer Ari Fleischer and bride Rebecca Davis, who had an interfaith wedding ceremony that displayed more Jewish elements than Catholic ones.
By Susan Katz Miller
Review of Secret Love by Bart Schneider, a tale of the fatalistic romance between a Jewish man and a black woman.
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.
By Ami Eden
Reprinted news article about the debate between Ed Case and Sylvia Barack Fishman over anti-intermarriage bias in the American Jewish Committee’s study of Jewish demographics.
By Amy Elkes
Personal narrative by an interdating Jewish woman who was nervous about bringing her non-Jewish boyfriend to meet her Holocaust-survivor grandparents.
By Carla Haimowitz
A professional view/advice article on the benefits of being in an interfaith relationship-- including exposure to culture and greater appreciation of one’s religion.
By Eleanor Jaffe
Professional view from a social worker facilitating interfaith couples’ workshops describing the comments of interfaith couples and their parents, and explaining, in general terms, the generational gap.
By Sarah R. Heilbronner
A young Jewish woman considers whether she would marry a non-Jew, creating an interfaith family like the one in which she grew up.