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  • Not Really Jewish?

    By Rachel Sarah

    Rachel Sarah was raised in a Jewish family with a non-Jewish mother, but when she was 16, a Hassidic rabbi told her she wasn’t Jewish. After shunning the Jewish community for many years, she is now raising her child Jewish… but worri

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • A Jewish Odyssey: A Review of A Stranger in the Midst

    By Susan Katz Miller

    Review of Nan Fink’s A Stranger in the Midst: A Memoir of Spiritual Discovery, which follows Nan Fink on her spiritual journey throughout the often-complicated Jewish landscape.

    Date: 12-21-2006
  • The Jew Who Loved a Nazi

    By Alizah Salario

    Review of Black Book, a provocative Dutch film about the romance between a Jewish resistance fighter and a Nazi officer.

    Date: 04-23-2007
  • Interfaith Questions Faced by a Jewish-Puerto Rican Couple

    By Sheryl Santiago

    Personal narrative from a Jewish woman who married a Puerto Rican non-Jewish man and raised their child Jewish.

    Date: 01-25-2007
  • Interfaith Weddings I Am Happy To Perform, and Why

    By Rabbi David Regenspan

    Professional view from a "freelance" Reform rabbi about why he will officiate at some interfaith weddings.  He will happily officiate if the non-Jewish partner is a "fellow traveler" who is committed to upholding the religious tra

    Date: 08-14-2007
  • Subtle Parenting Choices in Our American-Palestinian, Jewish-Muslim Family

    By Nora Lester Murad

    Personal narrative from an intermarried American Jewish woman describing her feelings of being torn between raising a family in America or Palestine/Israel.

    Date: 01-03-2007
  • The Winners of the Network Essay Contest

    By InterfaithFamily

    Article announcing the winners of’s "We’re Interfaith Families ... Connecting with Jewish Life." essay contest.

    Date: 07-17-2007
  • Lily's Bat Mitzvah

    By Daniel Bender

    A man’s personal narrative about the Jewish community in Honolulu and on his daughter’s two-part Bat Mitzvah-- one in Hawaii with flower leis and Japanese drummers and the other in Maine with bagels and lox.

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • A Jewish Mother Sings the Interfaith Wedding Blues

    By Pearl Choset Salkin

    Opinion/Editorial by a Jewish woman who was invited to 5 family weddings, 4 of which were to non-Jews. She wonders what will happen with her own children and how she will respond if they marry non-Jews.

    Date: 06-19-2007
  • Israel: Yours, Mine...or Ours?

    By Rabbi Arthur P. Nemitoff

    Professional advice from a rabbi on how to talk about Israel in an interfaith family, with guidelines for discussion questions.

    Date: 07-27-2006

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