IFF Recommended Articles


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    Bloodlines and Birthrights

    By Matthew Lyons

    The child of an interfaith marriage found a connection to Jewish history in Israel--not a reason to marry a Jew.

    Date: 07-01-2008

    How to Talk about Israel When the Other Is One of Them

    By Edie Mueller

    Personal narrative from an intermarried Jewish woman about the difficulties of talking about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict with her non-Jewish husband.

    Date: 11-27-2006

    Israel: Yours, Mine...or Ours?

    By Rabbi Arthur P. Nemitoff

    Professional advice from a rabbi on how to talk about Israel in an interfaith family, with guidelines for discussion questions.

    Date: 07-27-2006

    Israel and Us

    By Deborah Fineblum Raub

    Personal narrative from an intermarried Jewish woman describing her frustration at her husband’s cool attitude toward Israel, until their children all visited/moved there--now both share intense concern for the well-being of Israel and Israel

    Date: 07-27-2006

    A Michigan Yankee in Israel's Court

    By Jim Keen

    Personal narrative about a Protestant intermarried man's growing understanding of his Jewish wife's feelings of love, attachment, and responsibility toward Israel.

    Date: 07-26-2006

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