By Jennifer Willis
Her own Jewish roots were in the distant past, but the idea of reading this book still frightened her. She knew that when she read it, it would change her life.
By Marina Williams
A personal narrative about the author's daughters' naming ceremonies bringing her closer to her Catholic family.
By Rabbi Geela Rayzel Raphael
As we read and honor Ruth's journey at Shavuot, we can reflect and honor our own unique paths. Celebrate your marriages, honor the wisdom of your ancestors and give gratitude for your abundance.
By Cassie Havel Morgenstern
A Christian mother's hopes and concerns for her baby, whom she and her Jewish husband will raise as a Jew.
Some of our favorite Shavuot articles, for interfaith couples and families.
Some of our favorite articles from the LGBTQ archive about spirituality, Jewish journeys and the intersection of religion and queer identities.
By Paula Rosenberg
Each year on the anniversary of her father's death, she feels the strength of the Jewish community supporting her through her grief.
By Michael Doyle
"Last December, on a Jewish journey and with my possessions in storage, I celebrated my first tree-free holiday season. This year, officially Jewish and back in my own apartment, I'm finally faced with the December Dilemma. Jews don't put up Christmas trees, and there's no such thing as a Chanukah bush. And then I got an idea."
An introduction to Orthodox Judaism, its practices and beliefs and views on intermarriage and conversion.
An introduction to Conservative Judaism, its practices and beliefs and views on intermarriage and conversion.