This beautiful booklet will explain the wonderful custom of welcoming daughters to our families and communities. Guiding you from the preparation and planning stages through to the specifics of the liturgy and ritual options available to you, this booklet is sure to be a helpful resource for all families.
How an unnecessarily mean mohel cast a dark shadow over a mother’s brightest day.
Reprinted news article about Edgar Bronfman’s statement that stigmatizing the intermarried is “racist,” and that interfaith families are key to a thriving Jewish future.
Local information for resources and events for parents in the Philadelphia area
A news article about the growing number of Jewish-Hindu intermarriages and the “HinJew” children that such relationships produce.
Eventually, my son is going to notice that his cousins don’t go to Hebrew school, and that Daddy doesn’t come with us to High Holiday services. At some point he will ask about these differences.
A woman in an interfaith marriage who is the mother of two teenage boys struggles with what to tell them about marrying outside the faith.
Links to IFF articles that may be of use to parents whose children are in interfaith relationships
Are you raising children with a partner of another faith? Are you trying to figure how much — if any — religion to share with your children? How do you raise a Jewish child? Learn about a wide variety of approaches to this challenge from our articles, resources and links. InterfaithFamily’s Parenting Resource Page is […]
Personal narrative from a Jewish-Protestant interfaith couple who wanted to raise their children with some religion, and found the only reasonable compromise in the Unitarian church