Links to Internet websites
www.interfaith.org is a
"not-for profit cooperative venture among religious and spiritual
organizations." See: http://www.interfaith.org/
The National Conference of Interfaith Families provides
"families of multiple faiths with spiritual direction. They provide a program of
study to help parents "guide their own children through the discovery of
their own spirituality and their religious heritage." See: http://www.interfaith.org/ncif/
Interfaith Marriage Referrals is a free service which helps
locate a clergyperson to officiate at an inter-faith marriage. See: http://www.interfaith.org/
Delphi Internet Services Corp. sponsors an Interfaith Marriage
Forum at: http://forums.delphi.com/
Intra-faith marriage groups and reports:
The Interchurch Families Journal is a semi-annual periodical
from England that is addressed to intra-faith Christian couples, their relatives, marriage
counselors and others. It is published by the Association of Interchurch Families in
England. See: http://www.interchurchfamilies.org/
A list of Interchurch Family Associations around the world
is available at:
http://interchurchfamilies.org/aifworld.pdf This is a PDF file. You may require software to read it. Software can be obtained free from:
"Reflections on Interreligious Marriage: a joint study document,"
issued jointly by the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, Rome and
the Office on Inter-Religious Relations of the World Council of
Churches, Geneva, (1997).
Jewish inter-faith marriages:
"Inter-Faith Marriage Survey," where one partner is
Jewish, Iona College's Institute for Inter-Faith Marriage Research, at: http://www.iona.edu/
Rabbi K. Packouz, "What can I say if my child is considering
intermarriage?," at: http://www.j51.com/
This is an essay to help parent persuade their child to cancel an engagement to a non-Jew.
Rabbi N. Braverman, "Intermarriage: Reasons why not to intermarry,"
InterfaithFamily.com is a Webzine which encourages "Jewish
choices by interfaith families, as well as an increased acceptance of
interfaith families by the Jewish community." See:
Muslim inter-faith marriages:
Christopher Lamb, translator, "Marriages between Christians and
Muslims: Pastoral Guidelines for Christians and Churches in Europe" issued
jointly by the Islam in Europe Committee of the Conference of European
Churches and the Council of European (Catholic) Episcopal Conferences.
Published by the Council of Churches for Britain and Ireland (1998).
Arif Shamim Khan, "Marriage between Muslims and non-Muslims," at:
Other inter-faith marriages:
Rita Rousseau, "Bicultural marriage and Unitarian Universalism,"
Rev. Laurie Sue Brockway of New York performs
inter-faith and non-denominational spiritual weddings, creative
civil ceremonies, and sacred lover ceremonies. See:
Copyright � 1999 to 2011 by Ontario
Consultants on Religious Tolerance
Originally published: 1999-MAR-16
Author: B.A. Robinson
Last update: 2011-JAN-28