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  • Overcoming Our Religious Differences

    By Madhavi Kushner

    Personal narrative from a non-Jewish atheist who dealt with questions from her own family, and worries from her husband’s Jewish family.

    Date: 11-13-2006
  • Dear Dr. Paula: Why Won't My Boyfriend Invite Me to Temple?

    By Dr. Paula Brody

    Professional view "Dear Dr. Paula" article about how repetiton builds comfort, and how the High Holidays are perhaps not the best time for a Christian’s first experience in a synagogue.

    Date: 06-14-2007
  • Interfaith Marriage: A Compilation of Supportive Resources

    By Frances G. Kaufmann

    Professional view compilation of books about lifecycle events and important decisions and discussions for interfaith couples and families.

    Date: 06-26-2007
  • Activism as an Aphrodisiac

    By Sue Eisenfeld

    Personal narrative about how wanting to improve the world drew an interfaith couple together and keeps them united.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • Interfaith Peace During Our Marriage, Hell After

    By Carol Churgin

    Personal narrative about a Jewish woman who is divorced from her Catholic husband, who was originally enthusiastic about raising their son as a Jew, but has recently withdrawn into his own religion and wants to share it with his (recently bar mitzvahed

    Date: 07-26-2007
  • Helping My Christian Parents Understand Their Grandchildren's Judaism

    By Jim Keen

    Personal narrative by an intermarried Protetant man describing his parents’ active participation and appreciation in his wife’s and children’s Judaism.

    Date: 11-21-2006
  • Interfaith Marriage: Sometimes It's Easier

    By Lois Leveen

    She's been in an interfaith relationship for 18 years, and she sees the Kiddush cup as half full, instead of half empty.

    Date: 09-26-2008
  • Interfaith Gay Parenting

    By Cynthia Kalish

    Personal narrative about a lesbian Jewish woman, her Christian (lifelong) partner, and their daughter who they are raising as a Jew.

    Date: 01-08-2007
  • Opening Yourself to Danger

    By Zack Kushner

    Personal narrative from a Jewish man married to a non-Jewish woman recalling the whispers and doubts he’s heard about his interfaith relationship.

    Date: 08-24-2006
  • Numb

    By Shoshana Hebshi-Holt

    Personal narrative from the daughter of an Arab Muslim father and an American Jewish mother describing her numbness following the September 11 attacks.

    Date: 01-03-2007

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