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  • In Study, Reform Takes Stock of Outreach to Intermarrieds

    By Julie Wiener

    Reprinted news article about a study showing that the Reform Movement is "doing a good job of making interfaith families feel welcome...but are less effective at encouraging these families to ’move along in their Jewish journey’."

    Date: 07-25-2006
  • Dear Dr. Paula: Why Won't My Boyfriend Invite Me to Temple?

    By Dr. Paula Brody

    Professional view "Dear Dr. Paula" article about how repetiton builds comfort, and how the High Holidays are perhaps not the best time for a Christian’s first experience in a synagogue.

    Date: 06-14-2007
  • Visiting Auschwitz: The Unexpected Aftermath

    By Alex Romano

    Personal narrative from a Jew-by-choice telling how his journey to Auschwitz and his daughter’s spirituality led him to journey toward Judaism.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • My Irish Vacation

    By Edmund Case

    Personal narrative by Ed Case, publisher of, about his trip to Ireland, and realization, while sitting in a Catholic church, how essential it is to make services welcoming to people of other faiths.

    Date: 12-19-2006
  • Praying in Our Interfaith Family

    By Jim Keen

    Personal narrative from a non-Jewish man about the similarities between prayers at his church and his wife’s synagogue.

    Date: 02-01-2007
  • Interfaith Marriage: A Compilation of Supportive Resources

    By Frances G. Kaufmann

    Professional view compilation of books about lifecycle events and important decisions and discussions for interfaith couples and families.

    Date: 06-26-2007
  • Serving the Jewish Interfaith Family in the Jewish Community Day School Setting

    By Dr. Marc N. Kramer

    The executive director of a network of Jewish day schools discusses how interfaith families are comfortable and welcomed in Jewish Community day schools.

    Date: 06-12-2007
  • Budget Recommendations Would Replace Pathways Program for Intermarrieds

    By Robert Wiener

    Reprinted news article about debate over the effectiveness of the Pathways outreach program which lost its funding from the United Jewish Communities of MetroWest, NJ.

    Date: 07-28-2006
  • From Before Birth... Growing the Jewish Identity

    By Steven Michalove

    The personal narrative of a man who planned with his Christian wife to raise his children Jewish and was forced to start a new progressive synagogue when his sons were unwelcome in the Orthodox community.

    Date: 06-12-2007
  • Why I Am a Unitarian

    By Sara Holtz

    Personal narrative from a Jewish-Protestant intermarried couple who wanted to raise their children with some religion, and found the only reasonable compromise in the Unitarian church, because of what the Jewish partner sees as the "rigidity&quo

    Date: 11-27-2006

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