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  • Conservative Synagogues Are Welcoming Homes to Interfaith Families

    By Ruth Shaw Gross

    Reprinted personal narrative by a Southern Protestant intermarried woman who is raising Jewish children and participating wholeheartedly in a Conservative synagogue community in Eastern Massachusetts

    Date: 11-27-2006
  • Rocking the Cradle: A Mid-life Conversion Story

    By Carol Weiss Rubel

    Personal narrative from a former Catholic detailing her conversion to Judaism and her relationship to her Jewish husband, who never pushed her to convert.

    Date: 04-09-2007
  • Q&A with Jim Keen, Author of Inside Intermarriage

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Audio interview with Jim Keen, the author of Inside Intermarriage, a book about his experiences as a Protestant man raising Jewish children in an interfaith family.

    Date: 11-02-2006
  • Married to It

    By Julie Gruenbaum Fax

    Reprinted news article telling the stories of several interfaith families, and some outreach efforts of Reform, Conservative and Orthodox communities to welcome this growing segment of the Jewish community.

    Date: 07-31-2006
  • Our Children Are Our Hope and Our Life and Non-Jews Are Raising Our Children Well

    By Karen Kushner

    Professional view from an outreach worker about interfaith families being the future of Judaism.

    Date: 07-31-2006
  • Conservative Survey Shows Ramah Kids Have More Frum

    By Julie Wiener

    Reprinted news article about the great effectiveness of the Conservative movement’s Ramah sleep-away camps, based on a survey of the religious commitment and attachment to Israel of 1,273 North American teens whose families belong to Conse

    Date: 11-27-2006
  • From Joy to Grief

    By Pam Chernoff

    Personal narrative of a non-Jewish woman married to a Jewish man who lost her twin boys in the womb.

    Date: 04-12-2007
  • Breaking an Interfaith Taboo

    By Yosef I. Abramowitz

    Personal narrative about why intermarriage should be sanctioned, though it is not preferable.

    Date: 07-28-2006
  • Revisiting and Promoting Conversion

    By Steven Bayme

    Article about negative feelings of interfaith families toward the new push to conversion in both the Reform and Conservative movements.

    Date: 06-11-2007
  • Now Intermarriage Is Funny?

    By Gil Mann

    Reprinted columnist’s concerned opinion piece about why Intermarriage is being depicted as humorous in American popular culture, and what is to be done about the dwindling Jewish population. 

    Date: 07-31-2006

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