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Cultural Judaism

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  • We Don't Need No Stinkin' Religion: A New Cultural Center Caters to the Secular Members of the Tribe

    By Bradford R. Pilcher

    A news article discussing controversial organizations that attempt to reach out to secular and cultural Jews.

    Date: 06-08-2007
  • Not Your Typical Jewish Family

    By Johanna Karasik

    Personal narrative about†a daughter of divorced interfaith†parents whose father decided to hold a Hanukkah/Shabbat celebration†and wanted her to teach†their multi-faith extended family†about Jewish traditions.† †

    Date: 08-09-2006
  • How My Hunger for History Helped Me Reclaim My Judaism

    By Sue Eisenfeld

    Personal narrative by a secular Jewish woman who, after reading The Red Tent by Anita Diamant, became interested in Judaism and Jewish history, and decided to fast on Yom Kippur for the first time in her life.

    Date: 11-27-2006
  • Humanistic Judaism Disciples Mourn Their Founder Killed in Car Accident

    By Ben Harris

    News story about the death of Rabbi Sherwin Wine, founder of the Society for Humanistic Judaism.

    Date: 07-27-2007
  • Interfaith or Intercultural?

    By Sue Feder

    Personal narrative about why the marriage between a Jew and a Catholic from different socio-economic backgrounds worked out better than marriages between two lower-middle class Jews or two middle-middle class Catholics:  similar val

    Date: 06-15-2007
  • Passing Down Identity

    By Achat Mishelanu

    Personal narrative from the daughter of an Italian Catholic mom and an Israeli dad reflecting on her Jewish identity, and her gaps in Jewish knowledge.

    Date: 08-07-2007
  • Expanded Line

    By Paulette Mann

    Personal narrative about a grandparent who chooses to accept her children’s choices and make the best of it.

    Date: 12-05-2006
  • Turning Swords into Plowshares

    By Rabbi Jane Litman

    An opinion/editorial article discussing modern America’s view of Judaism and how some people wrongly believe that American Jews have lost their Jewish identities.

    Date: 06-12-2007
  • Will Secular Humanism Appeal to Israelis?

    By Gil Sedan

    News article on the introduction of secular humanistic Judaism to Israel.

    Date: 06-11-2007
  • Former Teen Heartthrob Finds Peace in Academia after Years in Hollywood

    By Buzzy Gordon

    Profile of Robby Benson who started in The Chosen and is now moving to North Carolina to teach at Appalachian State University.

    Date: 02-15-2007

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