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Religious Journeys

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  • This Judeo-Christian Thing

    By Edie Mueller

    The personal narrative of a Jewish woman who wanted to be a nun when she was young, but ended up connecting to her Jewish faith after she married a Catholic man who rejected his Catholic upbringing.

    Date: 06-12-2007
  • Is Every Value a Jewish Value?

    By Alina Adams

    The personal narrative of an intermarried woman who believes the values she and her African-American husband teach her children are universal, not just Jewish.

    Date: 07-24-2007
  • Rabbis Grapple to Liberalize Conservative Approach to Intermarriage

    By Joe Eskenazi

    Reprinted news article about a panel of intermarried, actively Jewish Conservative congregation members, and the ideas that they and San Francisco-area Conservative rabbis discussed about "new approaches to intermarriage," focusing on frami

    Date: 02-19-2007
  • Israel and Us

    By Deborah Fineblum Raub

    Personal narrative from an intermarried Jewish woman describing her frustration at her husband’s cool attitude toward Israel, until their children all visited/moved there--now both share intense concern for the well-being of Israel and Israel

    Date: 07-27-2006
  • A Loving Marriage, A Spiritual Divide

    By Ellen S. Glazer

    Personal narrative from a Jewish woman about her longing to have her non-Jewish husband share in her spirituality.

    Date: 02-22-2007
  • In Study, Reform Takes Stock of Outreach to Intermarrieds

    By Julie Wiener

    Reprinted news article about a study showing that the Reform Movement is "doing a good job of making interfaith families feel welcome...but are less effective at encouraging these families to ’move along in their Jewish journey’."

    Date: 07-25-2006
  • Finding the Balance

    By Erin Bernau

    Personal narrative of Interfaith couple’s process of planning a wedding and ultimate choice of a Unitarian minister who will include both Christian and Jewish elements.

    Date: 06-22-2006
  • Visiting Auschwitz: The Unexpected Aftermath

    By Alex Romano

    Personal narrative from a Jew-by-choice telling how his journey to Auschwitz and his daughter’s spirituality led him to journey toward Judaism.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • Activism as an Aphrodisiac

    By Sue Eisenfeld

    Personal narrative about how wanting to improve the world drew an interfaith couple together and keeps them united.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • The Wall

    By Shoshana Hebshi-Holt

    Personal narrative from an American Jewish-Palestinian Arab woman describing her powerful experience visiting the Western Wall.

    Date: 12-19-2006

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