Judaism generally recognizes that Christians and Moslems worship the same G-d that we do and those who follow the tenets of their religions can be considered righteous in the eyes of G-d.Contrary to popular belief, Judaism does not maintain that Jews are better than other people.I have found my soul mate and just want to embrace the people that he cares for. Rebbetzin Feige responds: The Midrash observes that a house that is filled with straw over time will betray that it does not house gold and silver (Midrash Raba, Numbers, ). Coming together in marriage requires many normal and routine adjustments.
Before Juliann Richards met Neal Levy, she didn’t doubt that she’d marry a fellow Catholic someday.
After all, Richards was raised Catholic, attended Catholic school, grew up mostly around fellow Catholics, and knew she wanted her children raised with the same faith.
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Fast-forward several years: Richards and Levy, both 27, are newlyweds who married in a Jewish-Catholic ceremony.
Such marriages—interfaith (between a Catholic and a non-Christian) and interchurch (between a Catholic and another Christian)—have been on the rise for the past 30 years.
Although we refer to ourselves as G-d's chosen people, we do not believe that G-d chose the Jews because of any inherent superiority.
According to the Talmud (Avodah Zarah 2b), G-d offered the Torah to all the nations of the earth, and the Jews were the only ones who accepted it.
A reader writes: I am currently dating a Jewish man and I'm a Catholic.
At first we just realized we had a lot in common and his being Jewish wasn't an issue.
We're finding out now that it matters to the people in his community.