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Love and Communication

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  • Lights, Camera, Mazel Tov--How I Officiated a Wedding on MTV

    By Rabbi David S. Gruber

    I've officiated at many interfaith weddings, but this was the first one I did on television.

    Date: 01-15-2010
  • The Jewish-Catholic Connection

    By Julie Wiener

    Why are so many Jews in interfaith marriages married to Catholics?

    Date: 08-06-2008
  • The Reality of Hospitality

    By Alex Goldfein

    Personal narrative describing the cultural differences between a Jewish man from southern California and his Hindu wife from Bangalore, India.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • Being Honest With Ourselves

    By Tim McMahon

    A Catholic man married to a Jewish woman explains how their decision to raise their children as Jews was based on personal needs--not the wishes of their parents or extended family.

    Date: 02-18-2008
  • Where There is Love There is Life: A Hin-Jew Wedding in Texas

    By Rabbi David S. Gruber

    How a co-officiated Jewish/Hindu wedding was beautifully and respectfully orchestrated, including explanations of the ceremony and symbolism.

    Date: 01-20-2011
  • A Prayerbook to Welcome Everyone

    By Jo Ellen Green Kaiser

    She got involved in the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender synagogue because she loves liturgy--and found a community committed to including her interfaith, straight family.

    Date: 11-20-2009
  • My Husband's Food Reeducation, One Knish at a Time

    By Sara Masri

    My husband is proof that enjoyment of Jewish food can be acquired.

    Date: 10-14-2008
  • What Interfaith Families Want from the Established Jewish Community

    By Marion L. Usher

    Professional view on the meaning of intermarriage and interfaith families for American Jewry:  rather than seeing the intermarried as "lost" or a "threat", the author sees them as a pool of "immigrants" who should be hel

    Date: 07-31-2006
  • It Can't Happen Here

    By Aliza Arzt

    The daughter and grandaughter of rabbis, she never thought she would fall in love with someone who wasn't Jewish--but she did.

    Date: 06-16-2008
  • There's a Christmas Tree in My Living Room

    By Elizabeth Tragash

    Personal narrative about a born Jewish couple that disagreed over having a Christmas tree in their home.

    Date: 08-01-2012

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