January 8, 2014 4:13pm
To celebrate their nuptials, Dane Kuttler and Rowan Parker exchanged vows in 10 different ceremonies at 10 different venues on two coasts under nine different marriage canopies.
December 4, 2013 3:41pm
Natan Zaidenweber thought the mohel was kidding when he asked him to perform the act of covenant himself.
October 31, 2013 4:56pm
Reuben Meltzer and Thy Vy held traditional Jewish and Vietnamese wedding ceremonies.
October 2, 2013 2:36pm
Throughout his life, the Transylvania-born survivor lamented he never had a bar mitzvah. With his wife’s help, he finally did.
August 30, 2013 1:28pm
William Rubenstein and Rachel Sam plan to raise their children as Jews, but wanted a wedding weekend that reflected both of their backgrounds.
August 23, 2013 10:35am
When Susan Esther Barnes received a letter telling her that her duties as executor of her father’s will were completed, the Novato, Calif., resident decided she needed a religious way to mark the moment of transition.
August 9, 2013 10:08am
Barbi Paszternak-Szendy and Andras Paszternak took part in the first wedding held at Camp Szarvas in rural Hungary.
August 1, 2013 8:42pm
In Zoe Coleman-Becker’s Tel Aviv circle of friends, bat mitzvah typically means a surfing party, overnight in the desert or a Japanese tea party. Zoe’s mom, Pamela Becker, wanted her daughter to have much more than that. She wanted a celebration that also was a meaningful Jewish experience.
July 26, 2013 12:30am
Micha’el and Aumatma BedarShah were married at Urban Adamah in a ceremony drawing on their respective traditions.
July 11, 2013 11:09am
At 18 months old, Levi Davishoff first communicated with baby sign language as his mother read to him from “Joseph Had a Little Overcoat,” by Simms Taback. More than a decade later, the book played a central role in his bar mitzvah ceremony.