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  • Star/Crossed: Jewish Stories from an Interfaith Life: Havdalah

    By Andi Rosenthal

    Personal narrative by a Jew-by-choice whose relationship with a Jewish man ended over differences in how observant to be--he called her "too Jewish."

    Date: 11-20-2006
  • What I Tell My Children about Interfaith Dating

    By Linda Krauss

    Personal narrative about what one Jew-by-choice tells her teenage children about interdating:  she hopes that they will choose Jewish partners, since she feels a responsibility to Jewish continuity in the face of large-scale intermarriage.

    Date: 08-15-2006
  • Interdating in a Foreign Land

    By Marilyn Green

    Personal narrative from an interdating woman living in Japan, describing her Passover observance with her new Catholic Argentinian boyfriend.

    Date: 11-16-2006
  • Dispatch from the Institute: Interdating: Our First Conversation

    By The Jewish Outreach Institute

    Professional view from the Jewish Outreach Institute advocating outreach to the interdating, and recommending that before condemning kids for interdating, parents first ask themselves if they have established a home with strong Jewish values.

    Date: 11-20-2006
  • The Beastie Boys, Jesus and Me

    By Ezra Werb

    Personal narrative from a Jewish man who is unsure how his parents will react to his Mormon girlfriend.

    Date: 02-09-2007
  • Dispatch from the Institute: Navigating a Relationship before Marriage

    By The Jewish Outreach Institute

    Professional view from the Jewish Outreach Institute with guidelines for interdating couples on how and when to talk about important issues like religion and children.

    Date: 08-15-2006
  • Choose Wisely: One Family's Approach to the Topic of Interdating

    By Mark Sokoll

    Personal narrative and professional view from two Jewish communal service professionals about their efforts to foster strong Jewish identities in their kids, yet their realization that "whom they choose to date is their chioce, not ours."

    Date: 08-15-2006
  • The Elephant in Our Relationship

    By Rhonda Moskowitz

    Personal narrative from a Jewish woman who broke up with her Catholic boyfriend for personal reasons, but religion played a factor as well.

    Date: 02-09-2007
  • My Date with Chris

    By Orit

    Personal narrative from an Israeli woman who met and found great chemistry with a non-Jewish man in Los Angeles, but ultimately could not stay with him because he is unwilling to move to Israel.

    Date: 02-09-2007
  • One Jew or Two? The "Continuity Crisis" Hits Home

    By Melanie Weiss

    Personal narrative from a Jewishly involved young gay woman who wants to raise her children Jewish, but isn’t concerned about interdating.

    Date: 02-09-2007

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