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Spirituality

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  • Talking About Death and Mourning

    By InterfaithFamily

    A packet of articles on death and mourning in interfaith families to stimulate discussion, with values-clarification questions included.

    Date: 12-28-2009
  • Create Your Own Community--Three Welcoming Examples

    By Nina Amir Lacey

    Some interfaith families live too far from the closest synagogue to visit regularly, or the synagogues nearby aren't welcoming to interfaith families, or they don't meet anyone's spiritual needs. Sometimes starting your own interfaith-friendly Jewish community is the solution.

    Date: 01-25-2010
  • Why Hanukkah?

    By Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben

    Hanukkah means dedication, but to what are the Jewish people dedicated? What did the holiday mean in the past, and how does it apply now?

    Date: 12-01-2010
  • We Aren't Religious. At All. No, Really.

    By Joy Fields

    In their mixed, mainly secular family, Passover is special.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • An Israel Encounter: One Couple's Story

    By Shira and Thomas Johnson

    A trip to Israel with a group of other interfaith couples from Atlanta changed their lives as individuals, as a couple and as a family.

    Date: 10-05-2009
  • Rosh Hodesh--It's for Everyone

    By Diana Zankowsky

    A minor holiday with special resonance for women provides an opportunity to reach out to all members of the community, including non-Jewish women.

    Date: 01-09-2009
  • Guide To The High Holidays For Interfaith Families: Training for a Marathon of Repentance

    By InterfaithFamily

    Going to synagogue to pray all day when you don't usually go ever is like climbing a mountain after walking around the block once or twice.

    Date: 09-15-2009
  • Connecting to the 'Other,' Then Holding the Gates Wide Open

    By Leslie Hilgeman

    A rabbinical student from an interfaith family offers prayers for healing with coworkers from Haiti.

    Date: 02-24-2010
  • Review of Reflections of a Loving Partner: Caregiving at the End of Life

    By David Levy

    Part memoir part how-to resource, this review highlights the wisdom of C. Andrew Martin's book on end of life care.

    Date: 06-17-2011
  • A Long Way Home

    By Deborah Susser

    Rabbi Yosef Garcia and Rabbi Albert Plotkin created a Ceremony of Return for a small group of descendants of conversos in Phoenix.

    Date: 11-06-2009

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