Personal narrative about a Protestant intermarried man’s growing understanding of his Jewish wife’s feelings of love, attachment, and responsibility toward Israel.
A Protestant man describes how he and his Jewish wife prepared to tell his parents that they planned to raise Jewish kids, but they still really wanted his parents’ help in raising them.
Personal narrative from a non-Jewish man on the enjoyment his interfaith family gets from Purim.
Personal narrative from a Protestant man describing how he and his wife had worked out many big interfaith issues before getting married, yet also describing some of the many issues they’ve realized they had initially overlooked
Personal narrative from an intermarried Protestant man who is raising Jewish children describing his fear at the growing anti-Semitism in Europe and violence in Israel, and how it makes him feel differently about world travel to know that he has a Jewi
Review of Making a Successful Jewish Interfaith Marriage, by Rabbi Kerry M. Olitzky with Joan Peterson Litman is a how-to guide for any couple in a serious interfaith relationship.
A man’s personal narrative on maintaining his Christian faith in his Jewish family.
Personal narrative from a non-Jewish man about the similarities between prayers at his church and his wife’s synagogue.
Personal narrative from a Protestant man relating his enlightening conversation about God with his Jewish daughters.
Personal narrative from a Protestant man married to a Jewish woman remembering how they first met as freshmen at college.
The personal narrative of a Christian man and the decision he made with his Jewish wife to send his daughters to a Jewish daycare center.
A non-Jewish dad raising his children Jewishly wonders what he would do if his children marry non-Jews.
The personal narrative of a Protestant man raising his daughters Jewish who “helps” them celebrate the Jewish holidays, while they “help” him and his parents celebrate Christmas.
Personal narrative from a Protestant dad raising Jewish kids about his hesitation to send his daughter to Jewish summer camp.
Interfaith families in Ann Arbor find that their children aren’t confused at the holidays since they decided to teach Judaism year-round.
An advice article giving ten tips for having a successful interfaith marriage– including communication, participation and planning.
Personal narrative by a Protestant man who is raising Jewish children, describing how even though he cannot dress up as Santa Claus and surprise his kids with presents in the morning, his role as the tooth fairy is nearly as good.
Personal narrative from an intermarried Protestant man about how important it is that he and his wife include their extended families in family events.
Personal narrative from a Christian man relating his experiences celebrating the Jewish High Holidays with his children.
Personal narrative about how a couple planned their interfaith wedding and the logistical challenges they overcame.
Personal narrative article about the process a couple went through after getting engaged, for two years before they married, trying to decide in what religion to raise their children.
Personal narrative from an intermarried Presbyterian man who introduced his extended family to Judaism through his girls’ baby-naming ceremonies.
Personal narrative from an intermarried man describing how Thanksgiving is both the easiest and most difficult holiday for his family:??it?s the one where he and his wife feel equally?comfortable and knowledgable,?but it is also the
Personal narrative from a Protestant describing his feelings about High Holiday services and suggesting how Jews can help their non-Jewish friends and family feel more at ease during Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.
Personal narrative about a family that is raising their kids as Jews, but those Jewish kids help their Protestant dad to celebrate his holidays, too.
Personal narrative from the Protestant half of an intermarried couple describing how his family has negotiated the December Dilemma: they have made it a delight by spending both Christmas and Hanukkah with family and friends.
Personal narrative from a Protestant man raising Jewish children on how the family “helps” his parents celebrate Christmas at his parents’ house every year.
Personal narrative about how one Protestant-Jewish interfaith couple decided to handle the Christmas-Hanukkah presents dillema:? the kids would recieve their main presents on on Hanukkah, but when they got together with their Christian cousins on
Personal narrative about how an intermarried family celebrates Shabbat, and how the tradition developed without consciously planning to do it regularly.
Personal narrative and general information about Sukkot, and the magical way in which a sukkah, a temporary hut, transformed one interfaith family?s backyard for a week.
Personal narrative about a man who is not Jewish in an interfaith family who leads his family’s Passover seder.
A man describes the differences between his Protestant upbringing and the Jewish upbringing of his two daughters.
Personal narrative of an intermarried Protestant man who sees anti-Semitism differently now that it’s a direct threat to his wife and daughters.
The personal narrative of a Christian man who is caught off guard when his young, Jewish daughter asks him about God.
Personal narrative by an intermarried Protetant man describing his parents? active participation and appreciation in his wife?s and children?s Judaism.