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Marriage and Relationships

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  • What's Jewish about the Jewish Wedding?

    By Jeffrey S. Salkin

    An informative article on the traditional Jewish wedding, providing explanations for many ancient customs.

    Date: 06-15-2007
  • Family Secrets and Tensions

    By Nina Amir Lacey

    Personal narrative by a Jewish woman whose husband converted, and who is raising Jewish kids, yet who has never discussed the religious upbringing of her children with her in-laws, and knows that they are uncomfortable with hearing their grandchildren

    Date: 11-13-2006
  • American As Apple Pie

    By Susan C. Richard

    Personal narrative about a gay woman’s interfaith hetero- and homo-sexual relationships, and her journey back to Judaism.

    Date: 07-26-2007
  • Single, and Together at Last: The story of Kay Harris

    By Debra B. Darvick

    Reprinted personal narrative about a woman who converted to Judaism to marry her husband, and after their divorce found that it had actually become her own.

    Date: 07-26-2007
  • In a Heartbeat

    By Jeri Zeder

    A Jewish woman explains how she and her Catholic husband overcome their differences through religious compromise, love and skepticism.

    Date: 06-15-2007
  • Extending a Welcome to Extended Family

    By Jim Keen

    Personal narrative from an intermarried Protestant man about how important it is that he and his wife include their extended families in family events.

    Date: 11-13-2006
  • Dear Wendy: My Intermarried Son Is Getting Divorced

    By Wendy Weltman Palmer

    Professional advice Dear Wendy article in which grandmother asks advice about what she can do when her intermarried son divorces and she is worried about the religious future of her granddaughter.

    Date: 07-26-2007
  • Intermarriage Can and Does Work

    By Nadine Soo-Hoo Levy

    The personal narrative of a Chinese-American woman about her marriage to a Jewish man and how their successful marriage has lasted forty years.

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • Black Torah, or Funny, You Don't Look Jewish

    By Karen Kushner

    An informative article discussing how it is necessary for the Jewish community to welcome Jews of color and interfaith families, since such people make up a significant portion of the Jewish population.

    Date: 06-15-2007
  • Grupo Hispano Celebrates a Buen 5767

    By Roberto Loiederman

    News story about an old school synagogue in Los Angeles that’s been infused with new Latino blood.

    Date: 01-25-2007

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