Orthodox christian rules for dating my teenage daughter
He is the last Jewish male in our family, since my one and only cousin is a female and I am an only child.If he has no Jewish sons, then our family line will die.Ask: When there is a terrorist attack in Israel, all Jews care. Then go find a Jewish spouse you can share this with!Your children will be Jewish and your married life will be free of liabilities. Once you've raised sufficient doubt, you can advise to try a separation and ask: Do you need to be married to this person to find happiness in life, or would you be better off looking for someone else to marry?Our son was bar mitzvahed and attended Hebrew school for five years.His friends were all Jewish as he grew up, and he attended March of the Living.
On the flip side, having them visit a Holocaust museum will also likely engender very different emotional reactions. Many intermarried couples say: "We're going to let our children choose their own religion. That way they'll get the best of both worlds." But the reality is that children of intermarried couples suffer an identity crisis.
That's simply the default choice in our predominantly non-Jewish society.) But imagine if the child becomes a committed Jew or Christian. If he becomes a believing Christian, he'll think the Jewish parent is going to hell for denying the faith!
And if he turns to Judaism, he'll regard him as a traitor for having intermarried! People who do not profess a belief in any particular religion often turn back to religion later in life.
' We're supposed to be celebrating the birth of our child – and instead we we're having a terrible fight!
He finally agreed to the Bris, but said, 'I'm sure you'll understand when I take the baby to be baptized.' I was shocked.