Resources

The Center created a resource for those interested in or involved in the question whether liberal seminaries should admit and ordain rabbinic students who are in interfaith relationships. The resource consists of a reading list (PDF), a history (PDF) of the discussion, and new essays (PDF).

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The Center conducted a Survey on Reform Synagogue Interfaith Inclusion Policies and Practices (December 1, 2019 Report; December 12, 2019 Slides) in October and November 2019. Responses were received from 418 congregations, representing just under 50% of the 843 member congregations of the Union for Reform Judaism.

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Report on InterfaithFamily’s 2017 Survey on Rabbinic Officiation for Interfaith Couples
Spring 2018 (PDF) (Reprinted with permission of 18Doors (formerly InterfaithFamily)

Game-changing Officiation Research: A Report on Under the Chuppah: Rabbinic Officiation and Intermarriage
December 1, 2016 (PDF)

The Implications for Interfaith Families of Definitions of Jewishness: A Report on the Jewish People Policy Institute’s Exploring the Jewish Spectrum in a Time of Fluid Identity
December 1, 2016 (PDF)

A Review of the 2015 Greater Boston Jewish Community Study
December 2, 2016 (PDF)