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Conversion

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  • An Empty Nest In A New Tree

    By Paula C. Yablonsky

    Though her daughter is in college and they have left their beloved synagogue, Paula and her husband continue to build a Jewish life together.

    Date: 11-07-2008
  • Talking About Death and Mourning

    By InterfaithFamily

    A packet of articles on death and mourning in interfaith families to stimulate discussion, with values-clarification questions included.

    Date: 12-28-2009
  • Dear Alma Mater

    By Paula Rosenberg

    She was raised Catholic in an interfaith household and chose her father's Judaism as an adult, but doesn't want to forget good relationships from her Catholic education.

    Date: 11-04-2009
  • I'll Conversion Talk If I Want To

    By Galit Breen

    What might surprise most of you to know is that the alternate title for this article was, "Why We're Not An Interfaith Family, And Why We Are."

    Date: 01-14-2011
  • Conservative Judaism Soft-Pedals Conversion In Outreach to Interfaith Families

    By Stewart Ain

    The Conservative movement in Judaism thought encouraging non-Jewish partners in interfaith families to convert was the best way to do outreach. They don't think so anymore.

    Date: 07-10-2009
  • Teaching a Conversion Class

    By Diana Zankowsky

    When she entered an interfaith marriage, she never imagined that she would become this involved in her synagogue--to the point of facilitating a class for people interested in becoming Jewish.

    Date: 02-23-2009
  • A Long Way Home

    By Deborah Susser

    Rabbi Yosef Garcia and Rabbi Albert Plotkin created a Ceremony of Return for a small group of descendants of conversos in Phoenix.

    Date: 11-06-2009
  • Review of The Choosing by Andrea Myers

    By David Levy

    A review of Andrea Myers's memoir, "The Choosing: A Rabbi's Journey from Silent Nights to High Holy Days."

    Date: 05-06-2011
  • A Tale of Two Immersions

    By Debbie Burton

    When I accompanied my children to their conversion, I felt excluded. Many years later, when I became a Jew, I felt warmly welcomed.

    Date: 08-14-2009
  • 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

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