Personal narrative by an interfaith Italian Jewish-Pakastani Muslim couple who are determined to
Professional view describing some of the major issues interfaith couples face, from the religion of future kids to loyalty toward their family of origin.
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.
A Protestant man describes how he and his Jewish wife prepared to tell his parents that they planned to raise Jewish kids, but they still really wanted his parents’ help in raising them.
A Q&A about dating someone who is not Jewish, reprinted from The Forward
After the author converted to Judaism, shared experiences and art helped her connect to her mother’s spirituality and, ultimately, led to a beautiful and moving funeral.
A personal narrative about the author’s daughters’ naming ceremonies bringing her closer to her Catholic family.
Personal narrative about a young Jewish girl’s Catholic grandmother, who gave her a diamond Star of David necklace.
Her mom wanted Jewish grandchildren, but her vision for what that should look like didn’t involve quite so much Judaism.
Right from the start, I could tell she was a warm, funny, open-minded woman with a huge heart.