Attention all Beatles Fans!

Attention all Beatles fans! That favorite of all tween and teen girls of the 60’s (confession: that would be me!) has chosen to be a Jew. Dare we hope that he starts to write songs with Jewish themes?? I don’t usually care about what stars of stage, screen and music are doing, but this is […]

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A Novel of Muslim Jewish Love

There is a new novel out that strikes me as significant. It is . It is about an interfaith relationship between a Jewish doctor and a Muslim poet and it is a relationship not only of warmth and respect between those two individuals but of their two families. Growing up in a Jewish enclave in […]

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Do Interfaith Couples need Genetic Testing?

I met Randy Yudenfriend-Glaser recently at the and she opened my eyes in a new way to the issue of testing for genetic diseases. I had always thought that testing for the genetic diseases most common in Ashkenazi Jews was a waste of time for interfaith couples as clearly one partner wasn’t Jewish and couldn’t […]

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