Matthew McConaughey & Anne Hathaway

Hollywood Now: What’s Keeping Hathaway Busy, Plus Peck’s Baby News

See what’s keeping Anne Hathaway busy, plus Josh Peck’s baby news

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Emily Van Camp & Josh Bowman

Hollywood Now: New Year Wedding News & Andy Samberg Discovers Interfaith Roots

Celeb end-of-year weddings & Andy Samberg’s surprising interfaith roots

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Zoe Kravitz

Hollywood Now: Kravitz Tells Us About Her Bewitching New Role

Zoe Kravitz has a complicated new part–see why she’s excited

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Mila Kunis & Kate McKinnon

Hollywood Now: Mila Kunis is Badass, Timothée Chalamet is in ALL the Films & More

Mila Kunis’ first badass comedy & Timothée Chalamet barely has time to sleep

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Rabbi Marc Rubenstein officiates a wedding

Rabbi Marc’s Top 5 Tips for Engaged Interfaith Couples

Top 5 tips for engaged couples. This rabbi’s seen it all

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colorful balls

Growing Inclusivity

Ed Case’s interfaith news roundup

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Objective Social Science?

This post originally appeared on www.edumundcase.com and is reprinted with permission. Michelle Shain, a researcher at the Cohen Center at Brandeis, has written a very damaging article about the Cohen Center’s game-changing study, Under the Chuppah: Rabbinic Officiation and Intermarriage, about which I’ve said, “The many rabbis who don’t officiate at weddings of interfaith couples because they think […]

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The Weight of Our Words

In seventh grade, I was so excited when this boy from school asked me out. I asked my mother if she could drop me off at the movie theater, not yet able to go anywhere on my own, and was surprised by the questions she asked. I don’t remember exactly what was said at the […]

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The Conservative Officiation Debate Continues

This post originally appeared on www.edumundcase.com and is reprinted with permission. The media buzz about Conservative rabbis and officiation at weddings of interfaith couples has slowed, but there has been important commentary in the past three weeks. The rabbis of the Jewish Emergent Network – certainly among the most progressive younger rabbis in the country – expressed solidarity with Rabbi Amichai […]

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