We talk with the author of How to Be a Happier Parent about life, religion & December holidays
A man with a Jewish partner grapples with where to draw the line when it comes to sharing his thoughts about his mother-in-law’s voting decision.
Rabbi Ari interviews her Israeli brother, Jason, and sister-in-law, Galit. When did you make aliyah? (Literally this words means “to go up” and is used for someone who moves to Israel and connotes ascending in spiritual ways. The word is also used for being called up to the Torah during a worship service.) Jason: I […]
In this reprint from the Forward’s Seesaw column, Jane Larkin offers advice to someone who can’t get on the same page with his mother about his interfaith family.
A Q&A from the Forward’s Seesaw column in which IFF’s CEO Jodi Bromberg responds
In this Q&A from the Seesaw, an engaged couple receives heavy questioning about their future kids from future in-laws.
Reprint from The Jewish Forward’s Seesaw Column about whether to raise children in one or both of the parents’ religions.
In this reprint from the Seesaw, Ruth Nemzoff responds to a question about conversion: what if you want to convert back?
A Q&A from The Forward’s Seesaw column, with an answer from Ruth Nemzoff
IFF/Your Community asks local rabbis what their synagogues’ policies are on people who are not Jewish opening the ark.