Jewish World: With more US dual-faith families ‘doing both,’ outreach groups reconsider approach

09.11.2013                      06.Kislew.5774                      Wajeze

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Jewish World: With more US dual-faith families ‘doing both,’ outreach groups reconsider approach

25% of intermarried American Jews raising their children ‘partly Jewish by religion and partly something else’.

When Susan Katz Miller’s Episcopalian mother and Jewish father married in the 1960s, they did exactly what most religious leaders advised intermarried couples to do: They chose one religion and stuck to it….