Couples are marrying with or without us. Let’s help.

The debate in Jewish communities about interfaith marriage is heating up. Rabbis and Jewish professionals are arguing both sides and predicting the future of Judaism based on whether or not they will officiate at interfaith marriages. I’ve seen articles that talk about “caving on intermarriage” and “coming to terms with it” and “addressing the problem.” […]

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A Razzie Award for the Jewish Media?

I’ve been thinking about starting a “Razzie Award” — referring to raspberries, referring to the negative sound of “blowing a raspberry,” sort of like “worst of” awards — for the Jewish media. The latest contender would be “Branding Judaism” by Mayrav Saar in Orange County Jewish Life. What particularly bothers me about this one is […]

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Dr. Dale’s Life Issues: Dr. Dale Interviews Interfaith Couples

Dr. Dale speaks with intermarried couples about the issues they?had to solve?before they married and she speaks with a rabbi who works with many interfaith couples.

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Dr. Dale’s Life Issues: Is There One Right Way to Raise Children in Interfaith Families?

Dr. Dale speaks with intermarried couples on how they made the decision to raise their children in one particular faith.

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An Affiliated Catholic Talks about Stereotypes

Personal narrative and opinion by a woman who grew up in a Jewish-Catholic interfaith family, describing the negative and stereotypical portrayal of Catholics she and members of the Catholic community see in American media. 

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Cokie and Steve Reveal the Secrets of Their Happiness

Profile of Cokie Roberts which focuses on her intermarriage to Steve Roberts and the story of how they’ve raised their children in both faiths.

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Do the Jews “Need” Geraldo?

Profile of Geraldo Rivera, a child of intermarriage, who claims he is rediscovering his Jewish roots by marrying a Jewish woman who will be his fifth wife.

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Gwyneth Paltrow Talks About Her Interfaith Family

An interview with Gwyneth Paltrow as she discusses her work, growing up in an interfaith family, and her close relationship with her Jewish father.

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Joe Bologna and Renee Taylor Talk about Their Interfaith Weddings

Joe Bologna and Renee Taylor discuss their many vow renewals– a Catholic ceremony, a Protestant ceremony, two Jewish ceremonies and a Buddhist ceremony.

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