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Interdating

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  • My Orthodox Boyfriend

    By Yolanda Febles

    A non-Jewish woman talks about the challenges facing her relationship with her boyfriend, who has become increasingly religious.

    Date: 02-11-2008
  • Small Community, Big Problems: What's a Jewish Girl to Do?

    By Paula E. Kirman

    In 2000, she wrote a piece about her struggles with dating. She's still living in the same small community and her parents would still like her to find someone Jewish to marry.

    Date: 08-11-2009
  • Taking the Plunge

    By Andrew Glatter

    It does not bother me whether she IS Jewish, as long as she DOES Jewish things with me. I trust that our still-hypothetical kids will grow up in a far more Jewish environment than I did.

    Date: 06-30-2010
  • Dr. Dale's Life Issues: Interfaith Dating

    Dr. Dale speaks about interfaith couples and interdating.

    Date: 08-07-2007
  • How Twenty-Somethings Mate Now

    By Rabbi Susan Schnur

    Three rabbi's daughters with non-Jewish partners discuss how they combine Jewish religious practice and cultural identity with interfaith dating.

    Date: 05-27-2010
  • Can You Call It Interdating When Your Partner is Agnostic?

    By Jannon Stein

    I'm living with my boyfriend of five years and not planning on having children. What we have is not really a family and it is not really interfaith, either, because that word implies a dialogue between two different faiths.

    Date: 03-23-2009
  • Is Interfaith Dating a Simple Issue for Jewish Teens?

    By Emma Stein

    "A guy asked me to prom, and when I told my parents, the first thing out of my dad's mouth was, 'Is he Jewish?' And I said, 'Dad, I'm not marrying him; it's just prom.'"

    Date: 08-05-2009
  • Preservation

    By Sam Jacobs

    His peers persuaded him to make the rule against interdating, because they were confused about their identity. Then he broke his own rule.

    Date: 10-09-2009
  • Rabbinical School Is Ruining My Love Life

    By Jordana Gerson

    A rabbi-in-training bemoans the fact that Jewish men see her only as marriage material, while non-Jewish men see her only as a fling.

    Date: 02-12-2008
  • You Eat That? Eww. I Mean That's Interesting

    By Amanda Martignetti

    An unveiling service at the cemetery and a family gathering with gefilte fish were a crash course in American Jewish culture for poor Amanda.

    Date: 10-07-2009

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