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Patrilineal Jews

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  • A Spiritual Home

    By Cynthia Schwan

    An ex-Baptist and her husband each found different spiritual paths while raising their Jewish daughters.

    Date: 08-18-2008
  • Dating Jewish Men: An Interview with Emily Comisar and Sarah Pumroy

    By Sarah Pumroy

    They say that children of intermarriage generally aren't raised with a strong sense of Jewish identity, but you and I seem to be exceptions to that rule.

    Date: 04-26-2010
  • What Do You Mean I'm Not a Jew?

    By Rachel Sarah

    A reader challenged the author, a patrilineal Jew, about wanting to date only Jewish men.

    Date: 03-19-2009
  • Intermarriage Is Also a Choice

    By Akira Ohiso

    What looks like a more tolerant position toward interfaith marriage doesn't take the feelings of children of those marriages into account.

    Date: 11-02-2009
  • Jewish Like Me

    By Deborah Susser

    Who knows better whether she's Jewish--her family and her rabbi, or some random person on the street?

    Date: 09-04-2008
  • The Dream Of A Beautiful Bat Mitzvah

    By Francesca Biller-Safran

    The daughter of an interfaith marriage mulls giving her daughters the jewish rites of passage that their Jewish dad had, but she herself didn't.

    Date: 07-17-2008
  • Do as I Say, Not as I Do

    By Debbie Burton

    Debbie is studying for conversion, and thinks her 15-year-old Jewish daughter shouldn't date non-Jews.

    Date: 04-23-2009
  • Choosing a Religion

    By Susanna Perrett

    Not picking one religious identity for your children gives them responsibility for a hard decision you, as an adult, don't want to make.

    Date: 07-26-2010
  • My Father, A Self-Hating Jew

    By Charlotte Gordon

    Her father never told her that he came from a Jewish family, but it was only one of the many ways he was dishonest.

    Date: 09-17-2008
  • Finding a Welcoming Community By Building It

    By Michael Felsen

    They didn't believe in religion, but they did believe in Jewishness--here's how they found a welcoming community.

    Date: 07-10-2008

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