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  • Rabbi Reuben's Ruminations: Can We Celebrate Easter?

    By Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben

    When I was a kid, we used to color Easter eggs at school just in honor of the season, and go on Easter egg hunts. I became a rabbi. Lighten up.

    Date: 03-15-2010
  • Your Child Asks, What Does It Mean To Be Jewish?

    By Leah R. Singer

    A parent explores the best ways to explain religious, theological concepts like God, Judaism, and praying to young children.

    Date: 04-22-2011
  • The Bat Mitzvah Gift

    By Deborah Susser

    Like most parents, I wanted my daughter to have what I had not. In my case, that meant a sense of being grounded in a particular community and tradition.

    Date: 04-19-2010
  • Building a Closer Family

    By Seth Bobrow

    Working on his family cabin with his mom and step-dad gave him a sense of responsibility and adult mastery.

    Date: 02-01-2010
  • Finding the Right Fit

    By Melissa Desjardins

    She had good experiences in her synagogue growing up, and she wanted to find a place just like it--one that would welcome her Catholic husband.

    Date: 03-10-2010
  • After the Book is Closed: Children's Books for the Fall Holidays

    By Mimi DuPree

    Two children's books for Rosh Hashanah and Sukkot will appeal to children in interfaith families, but may raise difficult questions.

    Date: 09-14-2009
  • Passover: Sharing the Story

    By Heather Subba

    Sharing the story of Passover with my husband's Hindu family is not so different than what my grandfather was trying to share with our family all those years ago.

    Date: 03-15-2010
  • Rabbi Reuben's Ruminations: Changing Your Mind After Marriage

    By Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben

    Life is an ongoing experiment. Share your expectations and reactions about every holiday and ritual.

    Date: 05-20-2009
  • For Kids: The Story of Purim

    By Matt Hawkins

    A video about the story of Purim, just for children and families!

    Date: 02-24-2011
  • Beyond Conversion: Becoming a Jewish Family

    By Harold Berman

    Opinions on raising an interfaith family, conversion, and inclusivity.

    Date: 04-27-2011

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