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  • High Holy Days: the Basics

    Our booklet explaining the High Holy Days, what to expect, their customs and traditions, from Rosh Hashanah through Yom Kippur.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • 52 Synagogues, One Goal

    By Lynn B. Edelman

    A community leader in an interfaith marriage directs a huge consciousness-raising Shabbat to make Jewish institutions in her area more welcoming.

    Date: 11-03-2008
  • Guide to the Synagogue for Interfaith Couples and Families: Glossary

    By InterfaithFamily

    New to synagogues? We hope this guide will help you feel ready to be comfortable at your next Jewish event.

    Date: 10-30-2009
  • Bonhoeffer Was Rare Pastor to Resist Nazis

    By Michael Fox

    Review of Forthcoming PBS special about a German Protestant pastor who stood up to the Nazis but  wouldn’t preside over the funeral of his twin sister’s father-in-law, who was of Jewish ancestry.

    Date: 06-18-2007
  • Growing in Inclusivity

    By Miriam Steinberg-Egeth

    Several names for our new Saturday morning prayer group got rejected under the rationale of "I donít think everyone in my family could pronounce that."

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • In the Mix: Same Sex, Different Faith

    By Julie Wiener

    It's easier to be a non-Jew raising Jewish children when your partner is a Jewish mother.

    Date: 12-08-2008
  • Raising a Jewish Child

    By Leah Oppenzato

    My Catholic wife first suggested raising our children Jewish before we were even married. That conversation was the start of our path.

    Date: 02-05-2009
  • Shabbat in the Synagogue

    By InterfaithFamily

    Part of the Guide to Shabbat for Interfaith Families.

    Date: 05-20-2009
  • Finding a Welcoming Community By Building It

    By Michael Felsen

    They didn't believe in religion, but they did believe in Jewishness--here's how they found a welcoming community.

    Date: 07-10-2008
  • Non-Jews As Officers in Reform Temples: A Live Issue

    By Debra Rubin

    After some discussion, a Reform temple in New Jersey decided that they should not have non-Jews as officers. What do you think they should have done?

    Date: 06-12-2009

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