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Interfaith families : personal stories of Jewish-Christian intermarriage

Author: Jane Kaplan
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"As the number of Jewish-Christian marriages in America continues to rise, couples find themselves searching for ways to navigate the choppy waters of interfaith families. Children, extended family, and communities can all contribute to the strain a marriage might feel when religion is an issue. Should the children be raised in one faith and not the other? Who should decide which holidays to celebrate and how? How  Read more...
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Kaplan, Jane, 1951-
Interfaith families.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2004
(OCoLC)654885518
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Kaplan
ISBN: 0275982254 9780275982256
OCLC Number: 53076083
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xv, 237 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Foreword / Phil Donahue --
1. Choosing a Jewish Family Life --
2. Choosing a Christian Family Life --
3. Finding a Way to Have Both --
4. Looking for Alternatives --
5. Deciding to Convert.
Responsibility: Jane Kaplan ; foreword by Phil Donahue.

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