My journey to Judaism started long before I met my now-husband Bryan, but my interest in it deepened because of him and his Jewish heritage. I’ve always been interested in learning about my Japanese heritage, so when Bryan and I started discussing our future together, I was quietly interested in conversion early on.
By Nataliya Naydorf “I don’t think being with someone who isn’t Jewish compromises my Judaism.” I said to my fiancé on our first date. “As long as my partner is open, tolerant and willing to learn about my traditions, I can’t say it would be a huge issue.” He had asked me whether I was OK with dating someone who […]
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A womans personal narrative of her experiences in an Introduction to Judaism class that she is taking with her Lutheran boyfriend and the issue of conversion.
The personal narrative of a Jewish woman who is learning about her faith with her Lutheran boyfriend as he becomes at ease in their introduction Judaism class.
A womans personal narrative on her experiences in?the Introduction to Judaism class she is taking with her Lutheran boyfriend.