By Gary Goldhammer
Personal narrative by a Jewish man who is raising his daughter Jewish, yet fears that she will be confused and angry when she learns that her religious Christian grandmother thinks she cannot reach heaven as a Jew.
By Larry Yudelson
Reprinted news article about the challenge of defining the Modern Orthodox movement, including their stance on Patrilineal Jews.
By Ami Eden
Reprinted news article about the Reform movement’s decision to hire intermarried and patrilineal Jews as religious school teachers--the Conservative movement only accepts matrilineally Jewish "rabbis, cantors, youth workers, educators or execut
By Dan Izenberg
Reprinted news article about controversy over a new Israeli law that grants automatic citizenship to children of interfaith Israeli-Palestinian parents.
By Edmund Case
Professional view from Ed Case about the Jewish choices and identities of interfaith couples and families, as collected from an InterfaithFamily.com essay contest.
By Adina Giannelli
Reprinted news article describing the historical background to the Israeli Supreme Court decision to recognize non-Orthodox conversions for legal, though not religious, reasons.
By Terry Elkes
Opinion piece from Terry Elkes, president of the Jewish Outreach Institute, about the importance of interfaith families’ support in insuring the continued safety of Israel.
By Ilene Springer
The story of a Jewish man whose Christian mother has been his greatest support in forming his Jewish identity.
By Doug Chandler
Reprinted news article about a suggestion by Rabbi Ismar Schorsch, chancellor of the Jewish Theological Seminary, to let children of Jewish fathers attend Ramah camps until age 13, at which point they must convert to continue attending.
By Nate Bloom
This has been a banner year for interfaith celebrities in baseball: Kevin Youkilis, Ryan Braun and Ian Kinsler make the All-Star teams.