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  • A Reform Rabbi and His Lawyer Wife Attract Hundreds of Unaffiliated Jews to Their Alternative Events

    By Debra Nussbaum Cohen

    A news article about Rabbi Andi Bachman and his wife Rachel Altstein who created Brooklyn Jews, an alternative Jewish organization that is based on the needs and structure set up by interested participants, rather than following the structure and routi

    Date: 06-07-2007
  • A Kiwi on the Seder Plate

    By Jim Keen

    Personal narrative about a non-Jewish man in an interfaith family who leads his family’s Passover seder.

    Date: 02-05-2007
  • When a Child Converts

    By Rabbi Diane Cohen

    Personal narrative by a rabbi who is hurt by, but eventually accepts, her two sons’ conversion to Christianity.

    Date: 11-09-2006
  • Intermarriage, The Contest

    By Julie Wiener

    Article on Interfaithfamily.com’s essay contest that seeks to promote the ways that interfaith families are having meaningful Jewish experiences.

    Date: 07-17-2007
  • Defining Jewish Moments

    By Steven Michalove

    Personal narrative about an intermarried man’s feelings as he attends his father’s funeral and how he finds comfort in Jewish ritual at these key transitional times

    Date: 07-18-2006
  • Ruminations from a Jewish Journey

    By Sarah Bassin

    Personal narrative from a woman who realized in Israel that some of her negative thoughts about Israel were mere "knee-jerk liberalism," and who returned with a determination to help others wrestle with their Judaism, as she does.

    Date: 11-27-2006
  • Bible Books for Children

    By Rahel Musleah

    Reviews of several books about the Bible for young children.

    Date: 01-13-2007
  • Growing Up Jewish ... with Christian Parents

    By Elyssa Mosbacher

    Reprinted news article about four Jewish children, ages 5-18, whose parents died tragically, and the (Christian) parents who adopted them were committed to continuing their Jewish education, so they enrolled them in Jewish day

    Date: 11-06-2006
  • Rabbi Ronne Friedman's Interview of Edmund Case

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Edmund Case of InterfaithFamily.com discusses intermarriage, the children of interfaith families and the response of the Jewish community.

    Date: 06-19-2007
  • The Ghosts of Christmas Past

    By Andi Rosenthal

    Personal narrative by a woman who converted to Judaism and has a strong Jewish identity, and was surprised to find that she still misses Christmas.

    Date: 08-09-2006

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