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Marriage and Relationships

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  • Multiracial Celebration Draws 200 in San Francisco: Party Paints Judaism in Many Colors

    By Alexandra J. Wall

    A story about how the director of the Institute for Jewish & Community Research reached out for Jews of various races and ethnicities after he and his wife adopted a black child.

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • When Being Yourself Is Not All in the Family

    By Dan Pine

    Professional advice†from rabbi who explains how his policies toward non-Jewish families regarding Bar or Bat Mitzvah and other matters have changed as he has gotten to know non-Jews who are committed to the Jewish identity of their children.

    Date: 10-16-2007
  • Love at First Sight

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Audio interview with a Jewish woman and a Catholic man about their relationship and how their interfaith differences are a "strength."

    Date: 04-20-2007
  • The Accidental Intermarriage

    By Abby Spotts

    Personal narrative from a Jewish woman from a Conservative home who never expected to marry a Catholic but did.

    Date: 05-30-2007
  • Dear Rabbi: What's in a Mother-in-Law?

    By Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson

    Professional advice column in which a rabbi advises a woman having trouble getting along with her mother-in-law that it is an important relationship and one she needs to work on.

    Date: 11-20-2006
  • Dispatch from the Institute: "House Shopping" in the Jewish Community

    By The Jewish Outreach Institute

    Professional view from the Jewish Outreach Institute about the need for organized Jewish communities to be more welcoming to interfaith families.

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • "In the Mix": Coming Out as Intermarried

    By Julie Wiener

    Personal narrative and op-ed about the fear some Jewish communal professionals have about telling their co-workers that they’re intermarried.

    Date: 06-01-2007
  • Jewish Life After the Split

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Interview with Elizabeth Baer, on how her non-Jewish ex-husband helps with raising the kids Jewish.

    Date: 07-25-2007
  • Pointed Towards Israel

    By Michael C. Duke

    Profile of Jacqueline Giles, an African-American mathematics professor who found out as an adult that she has Jewish ancestry.

    Date: 01-21-2008
  • My Jewish Mother-in-Law Loves Me Even Though I'm Not Jewish

    By Amanda Martignetti

    A non-Jewish woman in a Catholic-Jewish marriage discusses her relationship with her Jewish in-laws.

    Date: 03-05-2009

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