Emma Newbery

Intermarriage. It’s been whispered about for years. Who we marry and their faith or spirituality can divide families and communities.  But intermarriage is growing. “Breaking the Glass,” a new six-episode podcast from Jewish Rhody Media, will explore multifaith relationships. With religious engagement in decline and polarization becoming more common, podcast producer and host Emma Newbery talked to people who are making these relationships work despite challenges and the experts who are helping …
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Episode 1: Breaking the Ice

Wednesday, November 30

Originally published Dec. 1, 2022.  Religious engagement in America is declining. Polarization is climbing. Who are the people finding commonality and love in today’s divided society? …

Episode 2: Breaking the News Part 1

Wednesday, November 30

Originally published Dec. 1, 2022.  A Jew walks into his girlfriend’s parents’ kitchen and is asked to carve up a ham...   For multifaith couples, meeting the parents can be a …

Episode 3: Breaking the News Part 2

Wednesday, November 30

Originally published Dec. 1, 2022.  Editor's Note: The Rabbinical Assembly, the international association of Conservative rabbis, updated their stance to allow members to attend weddings of …