I’ve brought my children to shul over the years much as possible, and tried my best to foster in them the desire to embrace and continue their involvement in the Jewish faith, but has it all been for naught?I want all the future generations of my line, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, etc., whether I live to see them or not (I’m 55 and in good health overall) to live as Jews and continue the faith on down my line. ” It’s one of my favorite stories from the brilliant mind of Theodor Geisel (aka Dr.
My daughter is dating a non jew
One of the Zax says, “ I’ll stay here, not budging! Who stand in the same place presumably for the rest of their lives while a bustling city is built around them. When Mom and The Honker got married in our living room, I wore a dark dress and pouted in all the pictures.
I can and I will If it makes you and me and the whole world stand still! The last page of the story is wild with bright colors and a new skyline and the Zax are frowning under a highway bypass because they still refuse to change direction. It doesn’t rhyme or have fun pictures and I don’t think this one should ever be told to children, but I’ll share it with you. It’s based on a series of real events called my life. The Honker was ridiculously chipper in the morning.
I was in eleventh grade at the time, and each day when I came downstairs, he wanted to chat about colleges, especially Bucknell. He wanted to take me on a tour all over the country to different campuses and he wouldn’t pressure but maybe we could visit Bucknell too? READ: Interfaith Family Bullying: When Do You Stop Fighting And Just Give Up?
My 22-year old college-graduate daughter has been dating a Catholic boy, also a college graduate since they met in high school.
He’s a nice boy, and on a personal level, I like him very much, which I’ve told both him and her.
However, I just can’t accept the fact that he isn’t Jewish.
It’s not that he’s unfit to be with her; he’s of fine character.
However, the fact that he’s not Jewish makes him inappropriate in principle to be with her.
I’ve tried talking to my daughter about this on a number of occasions, but invariably these deteriorate into shouting matches.