Recommended Books for Interfaith Weddings

By InterfaithFamily

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Diamant, Anita. The New Jewish Wedding, Revised. (272 pages, Scribner, 2001)

Kaplan-Meyer, Gabriele. The Creative Jewish Wedding: A Hands-on Guide to New & Old Traditions, Ceremonies & Celebrations. (244 pages, Jewish Lights Publishing, 2004)

Lerner, Devon. Celebrating Interfaith Marriages: Creating Your Jewish/Christian Ceremony. (288 pages, Owl Books, 1999)

Matlins, Stuart M., ed. The Perfect Stranger’s Guide to Wedding Ceremonies. (200 pages, Skylight Paths Publishing, 2000)

Seid, Judith. God-Optional Judaism: Alternatives for Cultural Jews Who Love Their History, Heritage and Community. (226 pages, Citadel Press, 2001) (specifically the chapter on weddings, 165-179)

The Guide to Wedding Ceremonies for Interfaith Couples is also available in PDF and Word formats.


About InterfaithFamily

InterfaithFamily is the premier resource supporting interfaith couples exploring Jewish life and inclusive Jewish communities. We offer educational content; connections to welcoming organizations, professionals and programs; resources and trainings for organizations, clergy and other program providers; and our new Rukin Rabbinic Fellowship will provide offerings for couples in cities nationwide. If you have suggestions, please contact