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  • God and Jesus in an Extended Interfaith Family

    By Paula Lee Hellman

    The personal narrative of a Jewish woman who was hurt by her in-laws’ belief that one must be baptized to get into heaven.

    Date: 06-12-2007
  • Cultural Judaism Opens the Door for Alienated Jews

    By Myrna Baron

    Op-ed from the executive director of the Center for Cultural Judaism explaining how cultural Judaism is not a "lazy man’s’ approach to Judaism--it’s based in scholarship and reason.

    Date: 06-07-2007
  • When Judaism Isn't Kosher

    By David Weintraub

    Personal narrative from a proud secular Jew raised in Yiddish schools, extolling the values and strength of secular Judaism--especially in an interfaith marriage.

    Date: 06-11-2007
  • The Rabbi Serves the Unitarians

    By Jill Suzanne Jacobs

    A news article about a reform rabbi who serves as an associate clergy in the Boston Unitarian Universalist Church.

    Date: 06-08-2007
  • Where Lamaze Meets L'Chaim: Childbirth Education Classes Are Slowly Catching on As Way for Couples to Connect with Judaism

    By Debra Nussbaum Cohen

    A news article discussing Jewish birth ceremonies and the programs that are allowing many Jewish and interfaith families to learn about and prepare for such ceremonies.

    Date: 06-11-2007
  • Homecomings

    By Leona Junguzza

    Personal narrative from a recent convert to Judaism whose non-Jewish children are adjusting to her celebration of Hanukkah and the High Holidays and her rejection of Jesus as the Messiah.

    Date: 01-11-2007
  • Boycott The Passion of the Christ

    By Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

    Reprinted news and opinion article by a rabbi describing the anti-Semitic, ahistorical content of Mel Gibson’s The Passion of the Christ, and advocating a boycott of the film.

    Date: 07-31-2006
  • How to Talk to Your Kids about God: A Jewish Approach

    By Rabbi David Wolpe

    A rabbi’s advice on how to best explain God to your children.

    Date: 07-17-2007
  • Pittsburgh Rabbi Met with Future Pope

    By Susan Jacobs

    Reprinted news article about a rabbi’s meeting with Pope Benedict XVI and his and his colleagues’  differing opinions about whether Razinger will be good for the Jews.

    Date: 11-30-2006
  • Judaism a La Carte

    By Cara Nissman

    A woman’s personal narrative of the pleasure she finds in celebrating Judaism and praying outside of a temple or synagogue.

    Date: 06-12-2007

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