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Conversion

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  • Conversion in Interfaith Relationships and Families

    By InterfaithFamily

    Being in an interfaith relationship or the child of an interfaith family presents specific opportunities and challenges in the conversion process.

    Date: 12-29-2009
  • The Basics of Conversion to Judaism

    By InterfaithFamily

    We're not trying to get you to convert--no pressure--this is just a good opportunity to answer questions you might have about conversion to Judaism.

    Date: 12-29-2009
  • Can Someone Be Too Evil To Convert?

    By Rebecca Dube

    If the essence of being a good Jew is being a good person, should rabbis turn down bad people who want to be Jewish?

    Date: 08-10-2009
  • Reform Conversion

    By InterfaithFamily

    Overview of Reform Jewish conversion, for people looking for information on how to convert to Judaism.

    Date: 12-29-2009
  • A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Mikvah

    By Annie Modesitt

    Personal narrative from an intermarried woman who is deeply invested in Judaism but has not yet converted.

    Date: 10-30-2007
  • Other Issues for Potential Converts

    By InterfaithFamily

    We're not trying to get you to convert--no pressure--this is just a good opportunity to answer questions you might have about conversion to Judaism.

    Date: 12-29-2009
  • My Name Is My Prayer

    By Ren Faught

    The daughter of an interfaith family who was not raised as a Jew discusses the importance of the Hebrew name she picked when she converted.

    Date: 09-07-2008
  • Removing The Stumbling Block

    By Jordyn Rozensky

    Raised in an interfaith family, Jordyn wondered if she was "Jewish enough" before opting for a conversion - no, affirmation - ceremony.

    Date: 03-20-2011
  • Converts' Hardships Expose Truth

    By Laura Birnbaum

    Op-ed about the prejudice and rejection felt by young converts.

    Date: 01-14-2008
  • The Do's and Don'ts of Talking to Converts

    By Aliza Hausman

    The Talmud forbids us from oppressing converts by treating them as anything other than a regular member of the tribe.

    Date: 04-17-2009

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