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I’ll Take the Wheel, Thanks

Femi & his fiancee navigate which wedding elements to include, exclude or modify

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Mom and Dad: We’re in Love and We’re Not Teenagers

Before Elizabeth was engaged, she and her boyfriend (now husband) made a decision about raising their future children both Jewish and Christian.

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My Jewish-American, Mexican-Catholic Daughter Speaks with a British Accent…and It’s All My Fault

My Jewish-American, Mexican-Catholic daughter speaks with a British accent

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Interfaith Dating and Kids: When You Do What You Do–and Not What You Say

Personal narrative from a divorced woman who always told her children to marry Jews, but who is now dating someone who is not Jewish herself.

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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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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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My Wife’s a Rabbi, My Mom’s a Minister and I’m OK

Personal narrative from the son of a Jewish dad and a Christian minister mom who was raised with both religions but eventually chose Judaism.

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Shared Values; Shared Holidays

Professional view from a rabbi about the basic tenets of the three major Fall Jewish holidays, Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, and Sukkot.?

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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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Inside Intermarriage: A Christian Partner’s Journey Raising a Jewish Family

This post originally appeared on www.edumundcase.com and is reprinted with permission. August 1, 2017 is the publication date for the new version of Jim Keen’s Inside Intermarriage: A Christian Partner’s Journey Raising a Jewish Family. I was honored to write the foreword to this one-of-a-kind book: the warm, personal, light-hearted but very serious story of a Protestant man […]

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