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  • No Longer “Until Death Do Us Part” as Intermarried Are Buried Together

    By Bram Eisenthal

    Reprinted news article from JTA about The Cemeteries, a new cemetery in Saskatchewan that enables intermarried couples to be buried together.

    Date: 11-14-2006
  • Rabbi Urges Conversion, Sexual Limits

    By Jennifer Siegel

    Reprinted news article about speech by Eric Yoffie at the Reform movement’s biennial convention that emphasized the need to increase efforts at retaining children of interfaith families and at curbing the sexual promiscuity of kids at

    Date: 07-26-2006
  • Dispatch from the Institute: A Field Report

    By The Jewish Outreach Institute

    Professional view from the Jewish Outreach Institute (JOI) about their efforts to "open up" the American Jewish community to make it more welcoming for interfaith families, and their recent work at the General Assembly meeting of the United

    Date: 07-28-2006
  • My Orthodox Boyfriend

    By Yolanda Febles

    A non-Jewish woman talks about the challenges facing her relationship with her boyfriend, who has become increasingly religious.

    Date: 02-11-2008
  • The Worst Time of the Year to Be Introduced to the Jewish Religion

    By Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben

    Essay from a rabbi arguing that the High Holidays are a bad way to introduce a non-Jewish partner to Judaism, but the cultural aspects of the holidays can be an opportunity for interfaith families.

    Date: 09-04-2007
  • To Affiliate or Not?

    By Tom Friedland

    Personal narrative from a grandfather who moved from New Jersey to California to be closer to his intermarried daughter and her children.

    Date: 08-31-2007
  • Dispatch from the Institute: "House Shopping" in the Jewish Community

    By The Jewish Outreach Institute

    Professional view from the Jewish Outreach Institute about the need for organized Jewish communities to be more welcoming to interfaith families.

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • A New Book to Help Your Interfaith Marriage: Review of Making a Successful Jewish Interfaith Marriage

    By Jim Keen

    Review of Making a Successful Jewish Interfaith Marriage, by Rabbi Kerry M. Olitzky with Joan Peterson Litman is a how-to guide for any couple in a serious interfaith relationship.

    Date: 12-21-2006
  • Jewish Life After the Split

    By Ronnie Friedland

    Interview with Elizabeth Baer, on how her non-Jewish ex-husband helps with raising the kids Jewish.

    Date: 07-25-2007
  • Shared Values; Shared Holidays

    By Rabbi Arthur P. Nemitoff

    Professional view from a rabbi about the basic tenets of the three major Fall Jewish holidays, Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, and Sukkot. 

    Date: 08-03-2006

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