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  • Thank God My Husband Is a Former Presbyterian/Quaker Agnostic

    By Sue Eisenfeld

    Personal narrative from an intermarried Jewish woman who says her Jewish identity is in her religious practice, it’s in her salivary glands, her genes, her brain and her temperament.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • After Divorce: Will the Children Still be Raised Jewish?

    By Ellen Schur Brown

    News story about the complications following interfaith divorce.

    Date: 07-27-2007
  • Approaching Our 27th Anniversary

    By Janice G. Fischel

    Personal narrative about an intermarried couple who have created and raised a culturally Jewish family.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • Letting Go: A Lesbian Mom Brings Her Son to the Mikveh

    By Johanna Hammer

    The challenges we faced finding a religious home as a gay interfaith couple made us committed to raising children with a unified religious identity.

    Date: 10-22-2008
  • Diversity of Color Shines Through Black and White Photo Exhibit

    By Shoshana Hebshi-Holt

    A news article about the interracial, multi-cultural Jewish families that participated in Camp Tawonga’s Mosaic Multiracial Family Weekend.

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • We Called It a Marriage Renewal

    By Paula C. Yablonsky

    The personal narrative of a woman who renewed her wedding vows with her husband on their 18th anniversary in a traditional Jewish ceremony.

    Date: 06-15-2007
  • Doing It by the Book

    By Teresa McMahon

    Personal narrative by a Chrsitian intermarried woman who is raising Jewish children, describing her monthly book group meeting which, coincidentally, also has become an interfaith marriage theraphy session.

    Date: 06-14-2007
  • Appeals Court Backs Jewish Dad’s Bid in Custody Battle

    By Enid Weiss

    Reprinted news article about a dispute in a divorce case over whether the children should be raised Catholic, going to CCD, or Jewish, going to Hebrew school.

    Date: 07-26-2007
  • Interfaith Ignorance Is All in the Family

    By Gary Goldhammer

    Personal narrative from a Jewish man married to a Christian woman. They both practice Judaism at their Reconstructionist synagogue, but his sister doesn’t accept them.

    Date: 11-07-2006
  • Proud "Jewpanese" Americans

    By Paul Golin

    The personal narrative of a man who works for the Jewish Outreach Institute and plans to use his experience with the organization to raise children with a knowledge of their mother’s Japanese heritage and their father’s Jewish-American roots.

    Date: 06-18-2007

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