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Using the great, eye opening Pew study of 2013, Cohen points out that the signs of Jewish life in intermarried Jewish families are fast diminishing.
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is fighting to stay in the race on Super Tuesday.
Her husband is Jewish and she converted before they were married in June, while she was pregnant.
A whopping 86% of Conservative Rabbi don’t want to admit intermarried couples in their congregations.
I'm reminded of the sad story of Ofir Rahum, a young Israeli lured to his death via internet chat with a "Palestinian" terrorist he thought he was dating online.
What hope is there for Jews in America with an attitude that says intermarriage is a "problem" but does not oppose it?
Three members of the Lehava organization are arrested for the Nov. 29 arson of Jerusalem's mixed Jewish-Arab school.
Chelsea Clinton gave birth on Friday night to a baby girl.
Who says the cultural barriers are too great to make intermarriage work?
It is not an easy fact to swallow, but the real demographic problem for Jews is in the Diaspora and not in Israel.
The longer Israelis live in the United States, the less critical of Israel they are likely to be, a new survey suggests. The Internet-based survey...
The rate at which America’s Orthodox Jewish population is growing — and the non-Orthodox population is shrinking — is more dramatic than previously thought,...
A whopping 58% of Jews married between the years 2000 and 2013 have non-Jewish spouses. That's up from 17% in 1970.
The fictional love story between an Orthodox cantor and a black lady from Alabama.
G-d blessed Facebook’s CEO with this poignant lesson. Right as we approach the Day of Judgment, followed by times of Repentance, and the final celebration of Atonement, He blesses all of Israel with this lesson as well.
Yishai Fleisher and Baruch Viden discuss a recently-read book about the Lubavitcher Rebbe's view of settling the Land of Israel and also how programs like Taglit are decreasing the intermarriage rate among young Jews.
The recent kerfluffle over Israeli government video ads and billboard posters, designed to entice wayward yordim to return home, instead exposed the troubled psyche of American Jews.
Intermarriage is without doubt destroying the American Jewish community. There are approximately 5.6 million American Jews, some 2 million of whom live in households identified as non-Jewish. Better than half the Jewish children under the age of 18 are being raised as non-Jews or with no religion. Whereas before 1965 only 10 percent of American Jews who married did so outside the faith, that percentage has jumped over the past two-and-a-half decades to at least 52 percent.
Last week's column evoked tremendous response. Many men contacted me expressing interest in meeting the young lady. I will be more than happy to follow-up. However, it's my policy to make shidduch recommendations only after I meet the candidates. So to all those who wrote, may I suggest you call our office for an appointment?
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