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  • Being Catholic in A Jewish Family

    By Sherry Ellis

    She can live with being the only Catholic in her family if raising her children Jewish gives her a victory over Hitler.

    Date: 07-14-2008
  • Turning Off the Autopilot

    By Birger Stamperdahl

    Thinking things through and negotiating was important to their relationship. The issue of circumcision was a lot more difficult to negotiate than others.

    Date: 10-16-2009
  • Jews Don't Date Men with Guns

    By Lindsey Silken

    If you asked me what my type is, Catholic FBI agents from Kentucky probably wouldn't roll off my tongue.

    Date: 01-29-2010
  • False Assumptions

    By Julie Cortes

    She thought they'd done everything right to make both their Catholic and Jewish families feel comfortable with their wedding. It turns out his family had some serious reservations.

    Date: 03-06-2009
  • What I Did On My Summer Vacation

    By Chana-Esther Dayan

    A Jewish woman in an interfaith marriage found spiritual satisfaction on an Orthodox outreach trip to Israel for women, thanks to her husband's support.

    Date: 07-28-2009
  • It's Complicated-- My Orthodox Synagogue's Welcome for My Interfaith Family

    By Juliet Stamperdahl

    I cannot lie to you and say that we were encouraged to marry or that the policies of the synagogue embrace or validate our union. I can say, however, that we are definitely treated by the community like we belong there.

    Date: 01-05-2010
  • Joe Bologna and Renee Taylor Talk about Their Interfaith Weddings

    By InterfaithFamily

    Joe Bologna and Renee Taylor discuss their many vow renewals-- a Catholic ceremony, a Protestant ceremony, two Jewish ceremonies and a Buddhist ceremony.

    Date: 08-07-2007
  • A Rabbi (Who Had Been Intermarried) Comes Home Again and Welcomes Interfaith Families to Her Colorado Congregation

    By Judith Bolton-Fasman

    Profile of Rabbi Tirzah Firestone, author of With Roots in Heaven: One Woman’s Passionate Journey into the Heart of Her Faith, and her spiritual journey that led her to new approaches of incorporating interfaith families into her synagogue. Date: 02-17-2007

  • Interfaith Marriage--A Blessing In Disguise

    By Jane Larkin

    I derive more connection and fulfillment from Judaism today as one-half of an interfaith couple than I have in the past.

    Date: 05-21-2009
  • Food Brings Us Together

    By Andrea Marks Carneiro

    Our two families connect through eating and this helps my child celebrate her Jewish and Brazilian heritage.

    Date: 12-02-2009

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