By Eric Lesser
The personal narrative of a man whose Italian Catholic mother strengthened his Jewish identity by stressing its importance.
By Rabbi Bruce Kadden
An informative article that explains the many differences between Judaism and Christianity, despite their similar history and values.
By Ivor Davis
Profile of Jewish actress Alicia Silverstone, the daughter of a Jewish father and Jew-by-choice mother, and who starred in Clueless and her newest film, Love’s Labor’s Lost.
By Rabbi Elias Lieberman
Advice on how interfaith couples should go about discussing their religions and God, including learning about your partner’s faith before speaking about religion with him or her and being honest with your partner throughout the conversation.
By Christina Pertus Hendelman
Personal narrative from a non-Jew who’s struggling with the decision to have a bris and reluctant to give up Christmas.
By Ami Eden
A news article about the role non-Jewish members of interfaith families are playing at many of today’s Conservative synagogues.
By Dawn Friedman
Personal narrative from a mother who grew up in interfaith family and converted to Judaism, yet did not have her son circumcised even though she is raising him Jewish, because she did not want to harm his body in case as an adult he chooses a religion
By Debra Nussbaum Cohen
The story of African-American Jews-by-choice and the prejudice they often receive from people in the Jewish community.
By Gail Wertheimer
An e-mail an intermarried woman sent to her father, who was concerned about how her kids could have a strong Jewish identity if their father didn’t convert to Judaism.
By Eric Pliner
The personal narrative of a man whose partner is studying Judaism, but his parents frown upon his brother’s relationship with a Christian girl.