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  • Shavuot Video

    A short video introducing the ideas and messages of Shavuot, a Jewish holiday.

    Date: 06-14-2012
  • For Every Two Jews, There Are Three Perspectives

    By Joy Fields

    A humorous look at the many different customs, traditions and practices found in one small Jewish community.

    Date: 06-18-2012
  • Doesn't God Listen to Little Children?

    By Leah R. Singer

    When a child asks about God and prayers, how do you answer?

    Date: 04-25-2012
  • Blessings For All Occasions

    Blessings and prayers for special occasions and daily use.

    Date: 05-08-2012
  • Welcoming Esther: a Simchat Bat

    By Rebecca Cynamon-Murphy

    How one family created a ceremony to welcome their baby daughter into the Jewish community.

    Date: 09-28-2012
  • Family Project: a Jewish Backyard

    By Joanna Brichetto

    Protecting the critters that live in your backyard can be rewarding for your family - and taught through a Jewish lens.

    Date: 07-05-2012
  • I Am My Interfaith Family

    By Carla Naumburg

    My husband is Jewish. I am Jewish. We are raising our daughters in a Jewish home, and we belong to a synagogue. Yet we are an interfaith family.

    Date: 10-22-2012
  • From Terrible Conversation To Intermarriage Realization

    By Emily JH Kruskol

    At a friend's house, a conversation attacking intermarriage becomes a chance to defend her family's choices - and a chance to tell family members she's proud they're Jews.

    Date: 10-25-2012
  • Parenting and the Joy for Jewish

    By Rebecca Cynamon-Murphy

    An intermarried couple's parenting philosophy, when it comes to religion and finding one's own identity.

    Date: 11-07-2012
  • Cutting and Covenant: How I Decided Whether Or Not To Circumcise My Sons

    By Rabbi Julie Greenberg

    When I birthed my first son, less than six months after graduating from rabbinical school, I felt extreme ambivalence about cutting his beautiful body. I knew that our ancestors had enacted this ritual for thousands of years, that it was a ritual sanctified in tradition and embedded in the hearts of Jews through the ages, and that Jewish men had even died because of their marked bodies.

    Date: 11-14-2012

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