A Review of Interfaith Families: Personal Stories of Jewish-Christian Intermarriage

Review of Interfaith Families: Personal Stories of Jewish-Christian Intermarriage by Jane Kaplan, which explores the different types of interfaith marriages and the decisions made within each regarding religion and child-rearing.

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Shabbat Brought Us Together

A woman’s personal narrative on how celebrating Shabbat on Friday nights was important for her and her family.

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Two Books That Teach about Judaism

Reviews of Tastes of Jewish Tradition, by Jody Hirsh et al, and Look What I See! Where Can I Be? AT THE SYNAGOGUE, by Dia L. Michels, reference works for those seeking answers to questions about Jewish holidays, ritual, and going to synag

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Picture This: A Children’s Book with a Message of Interfaith Healing

Review of The Cave of Reconciliation: An Abrahamic/Ibrahim Tale, which tells the story of Abraham from the Jewish and Muslim perspectives.

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Review of The Jewish Approach to God

Review of The Jewish Approach to God: A Brief Introduction for Christians by Rabbi Neil Gillman, which explores God using Jewish texts in order to help Christians and interfaith families understand Judaism’s relationship with God.

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Part Three in a Series of Reviews of Books for Christians about

Review of Introducing My Faith and My Community, by Rabbi Kerry Olitzky, a welcoming guide about Judaism’s toughest questions for interfaith couples and families.

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Part One of a Four-Part Series Reviewing Books about Judaism for Christians: Explaining Jewish Spirituality to Christians

Review of Jewish Spirituality: A Brief Introduction for Christians by Rabbi Lawrence Kushner about the basics of Judaism for intermarried spouses or family members.

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New Passover Resources That Can Enhance Your Holiday

Book Reviews of A Passover Companion: Wonders and Miracles, illustrated with art spanning three thousand years, by Eric A. Kimmel and Make Your Own Passover Seder: A New Approach to Creating a Personal Family Celebration READ MORE

Making the Transition to Parenting Easier: A Review of The New Jewish Baby Book

Review of new edition of Anita Diamant?s classic Jewish baby book, with changes that are particularly helpful for interfaith, gay/lesbian and multicultural Jewish families.

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Judaism: One Religion with Many Flavors

Review of Accessible Judaism: A Concise Guide, by Rabbi Jacques Cukierkorn

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Its Chrismukkah Time Again

Review of Chrismukkah: Everything You Need to Know to Celebrate The Hybrid Holiday, Ron Gompertz’s new book on blended rituals for interfaith families.

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If You Wanted to Find God, Where Would You Look? A Review of Children’s Books about God

Reviews of books about God to use in discussions with young children in Jewish families.

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How Children’s Books Can Help Interfaith Families Handle the December Holidays

Professional advice and review of three children’s books about Jewish children dealing with feeling left out of Christmas celebrations.

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From Le Thi Hong to Rivka Shoshanah

Review of Rebecca’s Journey Home, a children’s book about a Jewish family with two sons that adopts a Vietnamese baby girl.

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Review of A Christian’s Guide to Judaism

Review of A Christian’s Guide to Judaism, by Michael Lotker, a basic and practical explanation of how Christians can approach Jewish events, symbols, rituals, and customs.

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Could It Happen Here A Review of Philip Roths The Plot Against A

Review of The Plot Against America, by Philip Roth, a work of fiction about American Jews during the Holocaust era.

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Bedtime Reading, With a Catch

Review of The Giant Book of Bedtime Stories, a collection of fables, bedtime stories and Mother Goose rhymes.

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An Interfaith Family Deals with the December Holidays: A Review of Sam I Am

Review of a book for kids ages 10 to 13 about the stresses of growing up in an interfaith family.

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Adult Subjects in Children’s Books

Review of three children’s books for interfaith families.

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Chrismukkah: O.C.’s Answer to the December Dilemma

Opinion piece and review of The O.C.‘s Chrismukkah celebration, describing Chrismukkah as a purely consumer holiday.

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A Book for Interfaith Grandchildren about the Death of a Grandparent

Book review of Kaddish for Grandpa:  In Jesus’ Name Amen by James Howe–a children’s book about the child in an interfaith family mourning the death of her grandpa.

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How to Keep Your Kids Thinking Jewishly after the Bat Mitzvah

Personal narrative article about an intermarried mom raising Jewish kids who devises a way to keep them thinking Jewishly by connecting their activities to Jewish values or history and by pointing out all the Jewish people she reads about in the newspaper

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Help Is at Hand! Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Planning a Bar/Bat Mitzvah

Review of a book that helps people plan their child?s bar or bat mitzvah, and that specifically addresses the needs and questions of interfaith families.

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Haul out the Hanukkah Books: It’s That Time of Year!

Review of two children?s books for the December holidays.

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A Powerful Fictional Evocation of Growing Up Half-Jewish in Nazi Germany

A review of a book about growing up half-Jewish in Nazi Germany

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