By Sallie Teitelbaum Castleman
Personal narrative from a Jewish woman whose son married a Hindu Indian woman and is raising their son in both religions.
By Samuel G. Freedman
Personal narrative about a man’s mother, who had wanted to intermarry when she was young, but gave in to her mother’s strong opposition and married a Jew.
By Janice G. Fischel
Personal narrative about an intermarried couple who have created and raised a culturally Jewish family.
By Carol S. Targum
Personal narrative from a woman who disapproved of her son dating non-Jews but ultimately accepted his non-Jewish girlfriend and eventual wife.
By Teresa McMahon
Personal narrative about how a couple wooed the in-laws before getting engaged in order to reduce conflict over the wedding. Author notes the importance of interpersonal negotiations to ensure that neither partner feels he/she has compromised too
By S. Courtney Nathan
Professional view from a former outreach worker on the issues faced by parents of children who are about to intermarry.
By Dr. Paula Brody
Professional view from Reform outreach professional about the importance of telling parents about religious decisions for your children.
By Susan Katz Miller
Review of Secret Love by Bart Schneider, a tale of the fatalistic romance between a Jewish man and a black woman.
By Cathy Rein
The personal narrative of a woman who must face her Irish-Catholic parents after choosing to convert to Judiasm.
By Zell Schulman
Personal narrative excerpt from a Jewish woman’s diary about her feelings of betrayal and upset when two of her children intermarried, and the process she went through to accept the intermarriages.