Can It Be Done? New Book Shows How Intermarriage Can Work

Review of Inside Intermarriage by Jim Keen, a longtime columnist for InterfaithFamily.com who writes about his experience as a Protestant man raising Jewish children with his Jewish wife.

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I’m Jewish, but What Difference Does That Make about Whom I Date?

Personal narrative?by an intermarried woman contrasting her father?s strict rules against interdating?with her less strict rules. The outcome in both instances, however, was the same:? most children intermarried, and most of their chi

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And A Child Shall Nag Them Into It

The only one who can explain to my son what it means to be the child of a Soviet-born Jewish writer and a Harlem-raised African-American engineer the way that I want it explained, is me.

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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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Broken Line

Personal narrative by a Jewish grandma of grandchildren who are being raised Catholic, expressing her feelings of unease and discomfort about the situation.

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A New Book to Help Your Interfaith Relationship

Review of A Nonjudgmental Guide to Interfaith Marriage: Making Interfaith Marriage Work, by Rabbi Steven Carr Reuben, Ph.D., a practical resource for intermarried or interdating couples.

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How My Non-Jewish Father Embraced My Interfaith Family’s Bar Mitzvah

A personal narrative from a non-Jewish mom discussing her child?s bar mitzvah: how they created an informational booklet, how she felt about the ceremony, and her father?s enthusiastic response to the event.

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Leading the Way Through Unfamiliar Terrain: The Bar Mitzvah Year

Personal narrative from?a Jew-by-choice who shares her advice from a stressful year of planning her son?s bar mitzvah.

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Grandparents: The Hidden Link in Interfaith Marriages

Professional advice and personal narrative about the potential of grandparents to be powerful spiritual guides to interfaith grandchildren.

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Is Heaven Denied to an Unbaptized Child: For Catholic Parents with Jewish Children

Clarification of the Catholic Church’s position on baptism, Heaven and the Jewish people.

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