Reprinted news article from The Forward about JDate, an online Jewish dating service, and whether non-Jews who are interested in meeting Jews should be welcomed to register and participate.
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.
The child of a Jewish father and mother who is not Jewish responds to the way the Jewish community treats him.
Personal narrative about a daughter of divorced interfaith parents whose father decided to hold a Hanukkah/Shabbat celebration and wanted her to teach their multi-faith extended family about Jewish traditions.
Why a patrilineal Jew decided to formally convert to Judaism (go to the mikveh, go before a beit din) even though she already felt Jewish.
Creating inclusive, welcoming learning opportunities for all of the Jewish community, including interfaith families and patrilineal Jews, should be a priority for this generation.
For two moms from different religious backgrounds, does the sperm donor’s religion make a difference? Should it?
When one mother in an interfaith, lesbian couple is Jewish, should Judaism’s matrilineal descent be taken for granted?
An introduction to Conservative Judaism, its practices and beliefs and views on intermarriage and conversion.
An introduction to Reconstructionist Judaism, its practices and beliefs and views on intermarriage and conversion.