Intermarried couples used to simply choose one faith or another in which to raise their families. A growing number are choosing both.
Jewish non-profits are divided over the benefits of inclusion in the Slingshot guide. Most say it’s a good tool for fundraising, but others grumble that it’s mostly empty hype.
When his cousin died unexpectedly a few years ago, Hal Miller-Jacobs was recruited to oversee the funeral arrangements and wound up helping with the tahara — the traditional preparation of the body for burial.