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Relationships Episodes

Nov. 16, 2022

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A six-part podcast series highlighting the experiences of multifaith couples and families in Jewish communities …
Nov. 30, 2022

Episode 1: Breaking the Ice

Originally published Dec. 1, 2022. Religious engagement in America is declining . Polarization is climbing. Who are the people finding commonality and love in today’s divided society? Multifaith couples. Breaking the Glass …
Nov. 30, 2022

Episode 3: Breaking the News Part 2

Originally published Dec. 1, 2022. What happens when force of habit becomes, well, forced? Breaking the News, Pt. 2 surveys the institutional responses to multifaith marriage that have cast it into the corners of communal li…
Nov. 30, 2022

Episode 2: Breaking the News Part 1

Originally published Dec. 1, 2022. A Jew walks into his girlfriend’s parents’ kitchen and is asked to carve up a ham... For multifaith couples, meeting the parents can be a nerve-wracking experience, but it’s also a chance…
Dec. 14, 2022

Episode 4: Breaking the Glass

Originally published Dec. 15 , 2022. You say ketubah, I say kitab. We both say, I do! This episode features the many ways people choose to celebrate their marriage. Whether on land or at sea, with an Imam or JP, our couples …
Jan. 11, 2023

Episode 6: Breaking New Ground

Originally published Jan. 12, 2023. The final episode of the series features a conversation between Newbery and series regular Rabbi Denise Handlarski about the practical and meaningful ways that community can be constructed…