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Cultural Judaism

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  • 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
  • Study of Interfaith Kids Upends Ideas of Identity

    By Jennifer Siegel

    A news article about a recent study of children of interfaith families which found that they maintain strong cultural ties to the Jewish community, despite low levels of religious identification.

    Date: 08-03-2007
  • My Religion, My Choice

    By Tracy Feinstein

    The personal narrative of a woman who was raised secularly religious by interfaith parents and decided as a young adult to be converted to Judaism to confirm her faith, despite the fact that lineage already recognized her as a

    Date: 08-10-2007
  • Progressive Politics and Jewish Camp, Combined

    By Theo Forbath

    A personal narrative about a politically progressive camp where interfaith kids with progressive values feel comfortable.

    Date: 07-24-2007
  • The Shepherd’s Tale

    By Sandee Brawarsky

    Article about an author who spends time with a shepherd born to interfaith parents in Austria, in an attempt by the author to learn about his ancestors and the anti-Semitism that killed them.

    Date: 08-14-2007
  • Welcoming the New Jews

    Reprinted editorial concluding that the Jewish community needs to do a better job of welcoming  kids of interfaith families, based on a study that found they maintain strong cultural ties to the Jewish community, despite low levels of affiliation.

    Date: 11-27-2006
  • Can You Raise a Child Without God?

    By Ken Burk

    Personal narrative from a man raised in a Secular Humanist congregation attempting to raise his 2-year-old daughter in one.

    Date: 05-02-2007
  • Eschewing the Supernatural, Humanistic Group Offers Alternative

    By Tom Tugend

    Reprinted general information about Humanistic Judaism, including its history, theology, structure, and direction.

    Date: 08-02-2006
  • The Four Questions Meet the Four Noble Truths

    By Louise Crawford

    Review of Haggadah for Jews & Buddhists by a secular Jew who practices meditation.

    Date: 04-09-2007
  • High Holidays, New York, 2002

    By Linda Arking

    Personal narrative and general information article about a secular humanistic intermarried couple, and the reasons why they chose Secular Humanism, for example, its philosophy that "for secular households, the difference in faith is not a problem,&qu

    Date: 08-02-2006

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