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  • U.S. Jews Accept Intermarriage in Growing Numbers, Survey Finds

    By Julie Wiener

    Reprinted news article telling of the increasingly welcoming, or at least accepting, attitudes and behaviors of liberal American Jews and Jewish leaders toward intermarriage, and interfaith families.

    Date: 07-17-2006
  • Open Orthodox Conversion to Intermarried Couples, Urges Group

    By Larry Luxner

    A news article about how the Orthodox Jewish community is becoming more open toward members of interfaith families considering conversion.

    Date: 06-11-2007
  • Survey Shows Conservative Judaism's Numbers Dropping

    By Nacha Cattan

    Reprinted news article about possible causes and meanings of the Conservative movement’s dropping numbers and increasing level of observance.

    Date: 07-25-2006
  • Our Oy Goy Boy

    By Mark Young

    A non-Jewish man’s personal narrative on his involvement in his local synagogue with the encouragement of his Jewish wife and son.

    Date: 06-12-2007
  • Beyond Interfaith Marriage

    By Rabbi Harold M. Schulweis

    Reprinted rabbi’s sermon about the need for both outreach to the intermarried and in-reach to make Jews more interested and invested in their Judaism.  

    Date: 07-21-2006
  • Negotiating Identities: Queer Interfaith Couples Share their Stories

    By Rabbi Rachel Barenblat

    General information about interfaith gay and lesbian couples and their seeming nonchalance about being interfaith, an identity which is trumped by their queer identity.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • How I Officiate at Interfaith Marriages

    By Rabbi Helen Nakdimen

    Professional view from a rabbi about her unique brand of interfaith wedding ceremonies, which include personalized mystical symbols of earth, wind, fire, and water.

    Date: 08-21-2006
  • Judaism a La Carte

    By Cara Nissman

    A woman’s personal narrative of the pleasure she finds in celebrating Judaism and praying outside of a temple or synagogue.

    Date: 06-12-2007
  • Real Realism on Intermarriage

    By Jack Wertheimer

    Reprinted news article by Jack Wertheimer and Steven Bayme promoting in-marriage and suggesting that "two positive goals stand in tension:  inclusiveness and intensive Jewish content." The authors recommend focusing on Jewish cont

    Date: 11-21-2006
  • Rabbis Who Serve Interfaith Nuptials Tend to Go It Alone

    By Lisa Keys

    Reprinted personal narrative about co-officiation, why rabbis will and why some won’t do it, why some will officiate at interfaith weddings, just not with priest.

    Date: 08-17-2006

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