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  • My Childhood Versus My Children's

    By Jim Keen

    A man describes the differences between his Protestant upbringing and the Jewish upbringing of his two daughters.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • Raising My Children as Jews

    By Annie Modesitt

    The personal narrative of a non-Jewish mother who is learning about Judaism as she teaches her children about the religion.

    Date: 08-14-2007
  • The Big Decision

    By Abby Spotts

    Personal narrative from a Jewish woman married to a Catholic man about deciding whether to send their son to a Jewish preschool or not.

    Date: 07-24-2007
  • Progressive Politics and Jewish Camp, Combined

    By Theo Forbath

    A personal narrative about a politically progressive camp where interfaith kids with progressive values feel comfortable.

    Date: 07-24-2007
  • The Gift of God: How My Relationship with My Daughter Led Me to Religious Observance

    By Nina Amir Lacey

    The personal narrative of a woman who decided, with her non-Jewish husband, to raise her children Jewish, and was able to expose Judaism to Christian step-children as well.

    Date: 07-24-2007
  • Dear Wendy: Why Do I Have to Be Jewish?

    By Wendy Weltman Palmer

    Therapist offers advice to women not sure how to answer child who asks,  "Why do I have to be Jewish?"

    Date: 07-19-2007
  • The Best Gift for Your Unborn Children

    By Rabbi Julie Greenberg

    A rabbi shares her view on interfaith families raising children with exposure to each parent’s religious background.

    Date: 07-24-2007
  • But I Did All the Right Things

    By Paula C. Yablonsky

    The personal narrative of a woman who had to accept that her daughter wanted to think about what being a Jew really meant to her before she was willing to be confirmed.

    Date: 07-19-2007
  • Finding Faith in Intermarriage

    By Beth Lugo

    A woman’s personal narrative on how being in an interfaith marriage made her become dedicated to Judaism.

    Date: 07-19-2007
  • Have Faith in the Camping Experience

    By Jodi Matson

    Jewish intermarried mother describes her children’s positive experience at a Jewish summer camp.

    Date: 07-19-2007

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