Performing Interfaith Weddings: An Opportunity

Professional view by a rabbi who performs interfaith weddings because he sees it as an opportunity to bring the couple into the Jewish community.

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Whose Wedding Is It Anyway?

Professional view by a rabbi and advice for couples in handling their parents’ desire to control the wedding planning.

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Why January 1 is Special: Even Jesus was Circumcised on the Eighth Day

General information article about the Christian celebration of January 1 as the day of Jesus’ circumcision.

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A Christian’s Guide to Passover

Professional advice from a rabbi about how Christians can understand the meaning and significance of Passover.

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Interfaith and Interfaithless Marriages

A rabbi?s advice on how to create a sense of faith and ritual in interfaith families with or without choosing only one religion.

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Thoughts Before Seeing The Passion of the Christ

Professional view from a rabbi about the problematic content of “The Passion of the Christ,” but also its potential to “help bring healing and understanding to Jews and Christians,” if analyzed, rather than accepted as fact.

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What Jews and Christians Should Know about Each Other: An Important Primer on the Two Religions

An informative article that explains the many differences between Judaism and Christianity, despite their similar history and values.

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An Intermarried Christian Divinity Professor Writes about Celebrating and Finding Meaning in the Jewish Holidays

Review of Common Prayers: Faith, Family, and a Christian’s Journey Through the Jewish Year by Harvey Cox, who is married to a Jewish womand and explores his relationship to Jewish tradition from a Christian approach.

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Raising Self-Reliant Children

Review of The Blessing of a Skinned Knee: Using Jewish Teachings to Raise Self-Reliant Children by Wendy Mogel, a guide to raising children while taking faith and religion into consideration.

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