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  • A New Order: Reflecting on the Passover Seder

    By Heather Subba

    As the soft and subtle breezes of March bellowed into April, lingering thoughts mixing present and past, happiness and sadness, predictability and chaos moved me to host my first Passover seder in over four years. I felt a necessity and a longing for order, tradition and togetherness.

    Date: 05-08-2012
  • Jew By Choice

    By Stacey Zisook Robinson

    A Jew by birth, choosing to engage, connect, participate, act, worship and pray as a Jew makes me a Jew By Choice.

    Date: 04-23-2012
  • Bar & Bat Mitzvahs For The Interfaith Family

    This beautiful booklet will explain the wonderful milestone marking adulthood, the bar mitzvah (for a boy) or bat mitzvah (for a girl), a life cycle event taking place at the age of 13.

    Date: 05-29-2012
  • Shavuot Video

    A short video introducing the ideas and messages of Shavuot, a Jewish holiday.

    Date: 06-14-2012
  • Doesn't God Listen to Little Children?

    By Leah R. Singer

    When a child asks about God and prayers, how do you answer?

    Date: 04-25-2012
  • A Secular Humanist Bat Mitzvah in Israel

    By Rabbi Nardy Grun

    How one American family celebrated their daughter's bat mitzvah in Israel, found meaning and connected to history.

    Date: 08-16-2012
  • Shofar: New Year's Wake-Up Call

    By InterfaithFamily

    Video explaining and demonstrating the shofar, a natural instrument blown on Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year.

    Date: 08-27-2012
  • A Family Seder for Rosh Hashanah

    By Benjamin A. Maron

    Suggestions for a Rosh Hashanah festive seder meal full of meaning, symbolism, word play and tasty treats.

    Date: 08-28-2012
  • Welcoming Esther: a Simchat Bat

    By Rebecca Cynamon-Murphy

    How one family created a ceremony to welcome their baby daughter into the Jewish community.

    Date: 09-28-2012
  • Family Project: a Jewish Backyard

    By Joanna Brichetto

    Protecting the critters that live in your backyard can be rewarding for your family - and taught through a Jewish lens.

    Date: 07-05-2012

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