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Bride and groom forming heart with their hands

Thus said the Lord: Again there shall be heard in this place…the sound of mirth and gladness, the voice of the bridegroom and bride…
Jeremiah 33:10-11

Rabbi Marc Rosenstein
Bride and groom holding hands but faces arent visible

As I plan my wedding, I'm surprised by how often I've been asked whether my fiancé and I will be having a Jewish wedding.

Kate Bigam
Seder table set with slightly nontraditional seder plate items as explained in this essay

When Passover arrived last year, I was nowhere near ready.

Kate Bigam
Closeup of a lace chuppah with a Star of David beneath it

I met my husband, Matthew, the old-fashioned way – at the office.

Susan Brownstein

The inscription inside the kippot (head coverings) shared on my wedding day read, "September 2, 2016, Marriage of Michael and MacDara."

Michael Bannett

When 91-year-old Deana came to visit me, she came to find comfort and solace a year and a half after her beloved husband Alvin died – but it turned out that she spent more time teaching me Tora

Rabbi Paul Kipnes

Smashing the glass: It’s the most recognizable and iconic of rituals at the Jewish wedding, and while the explanation for this most tangible of Jewish customs has been interpreted by many, the most

Rabbi Joshua Caruso

If you could share one piece of sage advice with a soon-to-be-married couple – your “secret to a long marriage” – what would it be?

Rabbi Paul Kipnes

Mishpachah (family). K’dushah (holiness). Ahavah (love). 

Rabbi Larry Karol

When I left for college my freshman year, I was nervous about exploring a new Jewish community.

Jordan Dashow

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