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Conversion

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  • Reconstructionist Judaism

    An introduction to Reconstructionist Judaism, its practices and beliefs and views on intermarriage and conversion.

    Date: 02-01-2012
  • Reform Judaism

    An introduction to Reform Judaism, its practices and beliefs and views on intermarriage and conversion.

    Date: 02-01-2012
  • Same-Sex, Interfaith and Procreating

    By Susan Goldberg

    For two moms from different religious backgrounds, does the sperm donor's religion make a difference? Should it?

    Date: 03-11-2012
  • Conversion, Shared Spirituality and the Memorial Prayer

    By Rabbi Katy Z. Allen

    After the author converted to Judaism, shared experiences and art helped her connect to her mother's spirituality and, ultimately, led to a beautiful and moving funeral.

    Date: 07-18-2012
  • "My Dad Converted" and Other Questions

    By Ruth Schapira

    How do we talk to teens about religion? About their religious identity? About their parent's conversion?

    Date: 01-17-2013
  • Naming the Stranger: A Defining Interfaith Moment

    By Rabbi Geela Rayzel Raphael

    Behold, the power of a name! What we can learn from the biblical 'ger toshav,' the stranger who dwells among us, when preparing for an interfaith wedding.

    Date: 01-29-2013
  • If the Book of Ruth Were Written Today

    By Rabbi Steven J. Lebow

    If the Book of Ruth, text customarily studied on Shavuot, were written with today's interfaith couples in mind...

    Date: 05-13-2013
  • We Should Acknowledge Their Sacrifice

    By Rabbi Erin Polansky

    At Christmastime, these righteous and generous partners in our midst are reminded of what they have given up. This year, let us acknowledge their contribution to strengthening our people. Let's remember to say thank you, not to take their involvement for granted.

    Date: 12-18-2012
  • MetaMaus: Look Inside a Classic

    By Benjamin A. Maron

    Reviewing MetaMaus, an inside look at the making of, and lives that have impacted/been impacted by, Art Spiegelman's Maus.

    Date: 11-29-2011

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