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Cultural Judaism

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  • 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
  • An Unorthodox View of Who's Orthodox

    By David Suissa

    An opinion/editorial article that comments on the orthodox actions of many secular Jews and promotes that all Jews benefit from sharing with and learning from one another.

    Date: 06-15-2007

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