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Hanukkah and Christmas

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    Bridging the Holidays: Interfaith Families Learn to Respect Both Faith Traditions

    By Kiran Ansari

    Reprinted news article describing several interfaith families’ and experts’ advice on how to raise kids in interfaith families--especially around the December holidays.

    Date: 01-08-2007

    What Will We Do About Christmas? (After the Grandparents Are Gone)

    By Suzanne Koven

    Personal narrative from a woman who reflects on her son’s question about what happens to the family’s celebration of Christmas when grandpa dies.

    Date: 12-18-2006

    "In the Mix": (Out of The) Home for Christmas

    By Julie Wiener

    Personal narrative from a Jewish woman reflecting on how her interfaith family keeps Christmas at arm’s length.

    Date: 12-18-2006

    The Greatest Game: Playing Dreidel in Iowa

    By Susan Freudenheim

    Personal narrative from a Jewish woman who visited--and at first feared--her husband’s devout Catholic family in Iowa.

    Date: 12-18-2006

    Planning "Far Enough"

    By Rosanne Levitt

    Advice from an outreach professional responding to What Will We Do About Christmas? (When the Grandparents Are Gone).

    Date: 12-18-2006

    The Spouse Who Stole Christmas

    By Sue Eisenfeld

    Personal narrative from a Jewish woman who is sad her non-Jewish husband decided not to celebrate Christmas this year.

    Date: 12-18-2006

    Bringing Christmas Back

    By Gina Hagler

    Personal narrative from a woman who, 10 years after converting to Judaism, decides to do Christmas again.

    Date: 12-18-2006

    Don't Bring Christmas Back

    By Dawn C. Kepler

    Professional advice from an outreach professional responding to Bringing Christmas Back.

    Date: 12-18-2006

    Fear Not!

    By Dawn C. Kepler

    Professional advice from two outreach professionals on Fearing the Holidays, an article about a non-Jewish woman grappling with the December

    Date: 12-14-2006

    Fearing the Holidays

    By Kim Mortellite

    Personal narrative from a non-Jewish woman engaged to a Jewish man who plans on raising their children Jewish struggling with how to balance Hanukkah and Christmas.

    Date: 12-14-2006

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