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Hanukkah and Christmas

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    Hanukkah Booklet

    Our booklet explaining Hanukkah. What to expect, its history, customs, foods and games.

    Date: 11-29-2011

    Why Hanukkah?

    By Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben

    Hanukkah means dedication, but to what are the Jewish people dedicated? What did the holiday mean in the past, and how does it apply now?

    Date: 12-01-2010

    Lighting the Hanukkah Menorah

    By InterfaithFamily

    Resource for learning how to light the Hanukkah menorah.

    Date: 11-30-2010

    Oh Christmas Tree: A Discussion Packet

    By InterfaithFamily

    It's not an elephant in the room--it's just a little pine tree. Want to talk about it? Try our new discussion packet for interfaith couples.

    Date: 12-15-2009

    It's the Great Compromise, Charlie Brown!

    By Nicole Habif

    A woman who loves Christmas learns to light a menorah and to enjoy two holidays.

    Date: 12-04-2009

    So You Think You Can December Like Us?

    By Cassie Havel Morgenstern

    It's tough to negotiate holidays in an interfaith family. Now try an interfaith couple with two sets of divorced parents.

    Date: 12-04-2009

    The Only Year We Had a Christmas Tree

    By Debbie Burton

    Her husband's openness to having a Christmas tree made the difference in her decision to make a Jewish home.

    Date: 12-04-2009

    Hanukkah and Christmas

    Information on interfaith Hanukkah, Christmas, Chanukah, Hanuka, Jewish-Christian families and more.

    Date: 07-10-2009

    Rabbi Reuben's Ruminations: The December Dilemma

    By Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben

    Be honest with yourself and with your kids about why you're celebrating what you're celebrating.

    Date: 12-22-2008

    Christmas, Hanukkah and the Interfaith Family

    By InterfaithFamily

    Suggestions for how to celebrate Hanukkah (Chanukah) and Christmas in interfaith families, including volunteering, doing both and celebrating one at home and one at relatives'.

    Date: 12-07-2008

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