Article Archive

Interracial and Intercultural Relationships

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  • How to Run a Great Interfaith Seder

    By Rabbi Michael Zimmerman

    Professional advice on how to make an inclusive, non-offensive interfaith Passover seder, including choosing a theme and adapting or excluding certain prayers and songs.

    Date: 08-07-2006
  • Love Despite Opposition: An Italian Jew and Pakistani Muslim

    By David & Nadia

    Personal narrative by an interfaith Italian Jewish-Pakastani Muslim couple who are determined to "make it work" despite the opposition of both families.

    Date: 01-02-2007
  • Not Interfaith, Our Faith

    By Susan Goldstein

    Personal narrative about the relationship between a Jewish woman and a Muslim man.

    Date: 01-02-2007
  • Jewish-Muslim and Jewish-Christian Intermarriages in Israel: Romeo and Juliet Revisited

    By Robin Margolis

    Review of discussions in two books about interfaith romance in Israel:  Arab and Jew:  Wounded Spirits an a Promised Land, by David K, Shipler, and War Without End:  Israelis, Palestinians, and the Struggle for a Promis

    Date: 07-26-2007
  • Uniting of the Tribes: Our Hindu-Jewish Wedding

    By Jason Jay

    Personal narrative by a Jewish woman and a Hindu Indian man about their beautiful blended wedding ceremony and celebration, and the way it brought their families together.

    Date: 07-28-2006
  • Converts On The True Colors Of The Jewish Community

    By Aliza Hausman

    Some are children of interfaith families, some fell in love with Jews, but many converts of color felt drawn to the Jewish people and Judaism because it just seemed to fit them.

    Date: 08-11-2008
  • Profile of Alicia Silverstone--Daughter of Scottish Mom and Jewish Dad

    By Ivor Davis

    Profile of Jewish actress Alicia Silverstone, the daughter of a Jewish father and Jew-by-choice mother, and who starred in Clueless and her newest film, Love’s Labor’s Lost.

    Date: 02-21-2007
  • Our Interfaith Relationship

    By Steve Ettinger

    Personal narrative from a Jewish man married a Buddhist/Shinto Japanese woman on how she supports him at High Holiday services and he supports her when she plays organ for an Episcopalian church choir.

    Date: 12-21-2006
  • Interfaith, Interracial, Intercultural . . . and Loving It!

    By Alina Adams

    A personal narrative from a Jewish immigrant woman on her Christian African-American husband and their decision to raise their sons as 100% Jewish and 100% New Yorkers.

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • Embracing the Identity of "Mixed Family"

    By Nora Lester Murad

    Professional advice from a professor about the need for all members--not just those "of color"-- in mixed families to develop a "mixed family identity" and discuss that identity with children and family.

    Date: 01-02-2007

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