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Synagogues and the Jewish Community

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    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

    Washington, D.C., Congregation Has Diversity As Its Mission

    By Adam Kredo

    A multicultural and multiracial Jewish group in Washington, D.C. offers its first Rosh Hashanah services in the restored century-old Sixth and I synagogue building.

    Date: 10-29-2008

    Washington, D.C. Congregation Has Diversity As Its Mission

    By Adam Kredo

    A multicultural and multiracial Jewish group in Washington, D.C. offers its first Rosh Hashanah services in the restored century-old Sixth and I synagogue building.

    Date: 10-16-2008

    The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Synagogue

    By Menachem Wecker

    This quick guide will give you the basics you need for deciphering the architecture and decorative art in Jewish congregations.

    Date: 09-29-2008

    A Conversation with Rabbi Lev Ba'esh

    By Cindy Mindell

    InterfaithFamily.com's Director of the Resource Center for Jewish Clergy talks with a journalist about his first invitation to speak at a Conservative synagogue.

    Date: 09-22-2008

    Men, Women And The I-Word

    By Julie Wiener

    The latest sociological assertions that Jewish women are seeking Jewish partners while Jewish men aren't fits with the author's experience.

    Date: 09-15-2008

    Nation Divided: Coping With Racism in the Jewish Community

    By Aliza Hausman

    Like many Jews of color, the author sometimes has to represent all people of color in Jewish social situations.

    Date: 09-11-2008

    This Is Not Your Mother's Synagogue

    By Rachel Mauro

    This child of an interfaith family is choosing a different kind of Jewish community than her parents did.

    Date: 08-21-2008

    The Jewish-Catholic Connection

    By Julie Wiener

    Why are so many Jews in interfaith marriages married to Catholics?

    Date: 08-06-2008

    Tearing Down A Wall And Seeing Israel

    By Tasha Biron

    Her trip there with a group of interfaith families changed her attitude toward Israel.

    Date: 07-15-2008

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