Did I convert to Judaism to chase shiksas? An objective observer looking at my track record might think yes for many of my years prior to completing my Orthodox conversion in I think I can make some useful generalizations from my own experiences. So why have Jewish men like me chased the shiksa while the Jewish spinster is forced to spend another motzi Shabbos alone? Judaism forbids intermarriage.
Jewish Attitudes Toward Non-Jews
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Birthdays etc. Leviticus fends for the health of the gene pool and the psyche by forbidding incestuous unions. Off limits pairs include relationships between mother and son, father and daughter, sister and brother, grandfather and granddaughter, grandmother and grandson, aunt and nephew. Though the verses see nothing out of place with a union between an uncle and his niece, American law does.
My Jewish Dating Problem
I don't understand why you object to the book. Don't misunderstand me, I can think of some objections myself. For example, it seems to belittle the religious convictions of Jewish men, which presumably are solemn and deeply-held aspects of personal identity. Also, the author stereotypes Jewish men: "how to deal with his obsessive hand-wringing"?!
My Jewish Dating Problem That's a mistake. It is time to remove the stigma from dating and marrying non-Jewish men. The interfaith "intermarriage" has been the convenient scapegoat for many of the ills in American Jew life. Countless sermons have been wasted on this topic, and its specter has launched numerous fund-raising campaigns for institutions that usually have little clue on how to creatively adapt to a changing community. As a result, many of our The leaders and even major non are finding that their grandchildren are not necessarily being raised Jewishly.