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Interfaith Couples

4 Questions Every Interfaith Couple Should Ask Before Getting Serious

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 02.04.2016 | Religion

Many interfaith couples trust that having the "same values" will be more important in the long run than having the same religion. Similar values can ...

Start by Dropping the 'Non-Jew'

Lindsey Silken | Posted 12.28.2015 | Religion
Lindsey Silken

Respect the audience you seek to invite into your fold by treating them as equals to everyone else in your fold. If someone feels that they are being tolerated and not celebrated, they may not walk through your door.

In Major Shift, Rabbinical School Allows Students With Non-Jewish Partners

Religion News Service | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 10.11.2015 | Religion

(RNS) The rabbinical college of the Reconstructionist stream of Judaism has revoked its “non-Jewish partner” policy, becoming the first major Jewi...

Interfaith Marriage Is No Challenge For Lance Bass And Husband Michael Turchin

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 02.05.2015 | Religion

Lance Bass and his husband Michael Turchin are the perfect example of an interfaith couple for whom love comes before differing religious views. Fo...

9 Rituals for Interfaith and Intercultural Weddings

Rev. Laurie Sue Brockway | Posted 03.29.2015 | Weddings
Rev. Laurie Sue Brockway

The wedding ceremony is a ritual unto itself yet many of the interfaith and intercultural couples I work with also opt for smaller, significant rituals within the ceremony.

WATCH: Rabbi Explains Why He Won't Perform Interfaith Wedding Ceremonies

HuffPost Live | Posted 08.20.2013 | Religion

Marrying someone outside of your religion can present unique challenges for interfaith couples. But what issues does it pose for the religions themsel...

Why You Need to Think Twice About Inter-Faith Marriage

Damona Hoffman | Posted 09.01.2013 | Weddings
Damona Hoffman

When you have to consider the alternate beliefs and traditions of your partner, is it fair to essentially negate their entire religious existence if it's in conflict with yours?

Jewish Intermarriage Myth Is Busted?

Paul Golin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Paul Golin

The Jewish community needs to change its standard narrative about intermarriage. It turns out that differences between partners can actually compliment and strengthen a marriage.