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  • Eggs and Plagues: Handling Easter and Passover in Our Interfaith Family

    By Jim Keen

    Personal narrative about a family that is raising their kids as Jews, but those Jewish kids help their Protestant dad to celebrate his holidays, too.

    Date: 08-07-2006
  • Rhythm of Life

    By Sandra (Sandy) Anderson

    Personal narrative from a Jewish woman who’s been married to a Presbyterian man for 33 years and how their interfaith issues have changed over the years.

    Date: 06-21-2007
  • Synagogue Gateways for Interfaith Families

    By Linda Walker

    Advice on how interfaith families can find the Reform synagogue that fits their needs.

    Date: 08-14-2007
  • The Ex Factor

    By Laurie Nodie

    Personal narrative from a Catholic woman who married a Jewish man and continued to raise his son Jewish, but also introduced him to secular Christian rituals, to the ex-wife’s dismay.

    Date: 07-27-2007
  • Outreach Yes... but Not at the Expense of Standards

    By Rabbi Gerald C. Skolnik

    Professional view from a rabbi defending his and his synagogue’s policy to welcome non-Jewish partners in interfaith marriages, but prohibit them from participating in ritual practices. 

    Date: 06-12-2007
  • Baby's First Christmas

    By Jennifer Morris

    Ever since her first Christmas with their family, she's loved being a Jew at her in-law's special holiday.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • Creating Holiday Traditions for Your Family

    By Dr. Ruth Nemzoff

    General information about the potential of holidays to unify or divide families, and the importance of ensuring that family and synagogue celebrations are inclusive and encouraging to interfaith families.

    Date: 11-15-2006
  • The Bar/Bat Mitzvah: A Rite of Passage for the Whole Family

    By Dr. Judith Davis

    Professional advice on how bar/bat mizvah marks a time of transition for the whole family, not just the twelve or thirteen year-old:  the parents’ relationship with each other has matured, the grandparents are getting older, and these

    Date: 08-11-2006
  • 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
  • Baby on Board: A Review of Knocked Up

    By Alizah Salario

    Review of Knocked Up, a hit comedy about a Jewish stoner who accidentally impregnates a gorgeous non-Jewish entertainment reporter.

    Date: 06-04-2007

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