By Johanna Ginsberg
Reprinted general information article about different ways synagogues of different denominations handle aliyot for bar and bat mitzvahs.
By The Jewish Outreach Institute
Professional view from the Jewish Outreach Institute reporting survey results and statistics about American rabbis’ attidutes toward intermarriage and officiation.
By Micah Sachs
Edmund Case and Micah Sachs respond to Eric Yoffie’s call for conversion and Sylvia Barack Fishman’s flawed study on converts.
By Debra Nussbaum Cohen
A news article discussing the roles of non-Jewish parents in their child’s Bar or Bat Mitzvah at Conservative, Reform, and Reconstructionist synagogues.
By Ronnie Caplane
Profile of a full-time medically trained Reform mohel who sees himself as the antidote to non-medically trained, demanding Orthodox mohels.
By Chanan Tigay
A news article about Jewish summer camps reaching out to diverse Jewish populations: kids with gay parents, kids with interfaith parents, kids in multi-cultural and multi-racial families.
By Judith Bolton-Fasman
Book review of Let’s Talk about it: A Book of Support and Guidence for Families Experiencing Intermarriage and for Synagogue Leadership, describing the Conservative movement’s stance and thoughts on intermarriage and interfaith families&
By Staci Kennedy
A personal narrative from a woman who was told she couldn’t hold a standard bris at her Conservative synagogue because her non-Jewish husband isn’t allowed on the bimah when the ark is open.
By Amy Blumenfeld
A general information article about Ed Case, the outreach debate, and various opinions about intermarriage and the place of interfaith families in the synagogue.
By Robin Friedman
Reprinted news article about a New Jersey synagogue that was "disaffiliated" from the Conservative movement after an investigation showed that the synagogue failed to meet Conservative movement "standards" by accepting p