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O Rabbi! My Rabbi! Rabbi Harold White, Interfaith Pioneer (1932-2015)

When I was in my twenties and thirties, I did not expect to ever want or need a rabbi in my life again. After years of defending my Jewish identity as the child of an interfaith family, I thought I was done with Jewish institutions and clergy. 962 more words

Interfaith Community

Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Interfaith Families, 2015

(Each year, I adapt this post with new links to upcoming High Holiday services for interfaith families.–SKM)

Shofar blast! The Days of Awe (the Jewish High Holidays) begin early this year. 518 more words

Interfaith Families

Deep Christian Roots, Interfaith Family Journey

Today, we feature an essay from interfaith parent Erika Callaway Kleiner, MDiv. One persistent myth is that interfaith parents raising children with interfaith education must lack religious education or depth. 924 more words

Interfaith Families

Is the new Man Booker International Prize good news for translated fiction?

It was announced earlier this week that the Man Booker International Prize and the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize will be merging next year to create a new literary prize for translated fiction. 554 more words

Books

words and peace in the press

Recently, Words And Peace reviews have been featured in a few places:

On The Dead Lake:

This one on The Hurlyburly’s Husband:

At the beginning of the year, I was also featured in Printers’ Row, the literary part of the Chicago Tribune Newspaper. 33 more words

Fiction

Writers Quote Wednesday ~ Andres Neuman

Today I want to introduce you to a young Spanish~Argentinian author. His name is Andres Neuman and I met him two years ago on the… 547 more words

Writer's Quote Wednesday

2015: May wrap-up

The IFFP over, May has been a month of catching up in reading, with titles and reviews long due. I now plan to work more on my TBR and a few reading challenges lagging behind… 463 more words

Fiction