Brit Bat: birth ceremonies for girls

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.

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Proactive Conversion as Outreach

An opinion/editorial article stressing the importance of active conversion when a Jew marries a non-Jew.

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Priestly Benediction: Video

An example of a bar mitzvah boy receiving the priestly benediction from his synagogue’s clergy.

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Shabbat

Placeholder Shabbat

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Spirituality

Lasting love is a constant negotiation, but how do you overcome differences in religious belief? Should you share your faith with your partner? What if you’re religious and your partner is not? You’ve come to the right place for answers. Explore InterfaithFamily’s database of articles, resources and external links. Guide How can you find a […]

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Why I Am a Unitarian

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

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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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Courage and Innovation: And at 80, Rabbi Harold Schulweis Plans to Keep Going

Reprinted profile of Rabbi Harold Schulweis, a religious innovator in “ethical behavior in modern Jewish life” who was the pulpit rabbi at Valley Beth Shalom for 35 years, including Q & A and quotations about him.

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Growing Up Orthodox and Coming to Terms with Interfaith Dating

Personal narrative from an Orthodox-raised college student describing how he and his friends are reacting to and trying to sort out their own convictions about?interfaith?dating at college.

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Im Catholic and Shes Jewish Yet Im Optimistic about Our Future

Personal narrative about an interdating Jewish-Catholic couple for whom religion is a minor issue, but one that sometimes rears its ugly head.

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