CommentaryBlogsIs Featured?JudaismMobile How to become a Jew? Be born to a Jewish mother, convert – or marry a Jew By Mark Paredes April 4, 2015 Print This Article Share Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email Mark Paredes Mark Paredes Given my ongoing efforts to encourage aggressive Jewish proselytizing efforts, I was heartened to read Prof. Steven Cohen and Rabbi Joy Levitt’s Share Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email Did you enjoy this article? You'll love our roundtable. Previous articlePassover in the age of paleoNext articleSuccess to “David’s Sling,” Wikipedia for kids, and more – This week from the Startup Nation! Enjoyed this article? You'll love our roundtable. Email (required) *Select list(s) to subscribe to Example: Yes, I would like to receive emails from Jewish Journal. (You can unsubscribe anytime)Constant Contact Use.By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Jewish Journal, 3250 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA, 90010, http://www.jewishjournal.com. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact Editor's Picks Satirical Semite: Vaccination Procrastination Marcus J Freed - February 11, 2021 The Ladies Who Breakfast Helene Siegel - February 11, 2021 Will the Dems Use the 14th Amendment Against Trump? Dan Schnur - February 15, 2021 In a Pandemic, Shabbat Fatigue is a Real Thing Tabby Refael - February 8, 2021 Satirical Semite: Protocols of the Medics of Zion Marcus J Freed - February 26, 2021 Latest Articles Natan Slifkin: Rationalist Judaism Shmuel Rosner - February 27, 2021 Tufts SJP Revokes Impeachment Complaint Against Jewish Student Aaron Bandler - February 26, 2021 What Are We Afraid Of? David Suissa - February 26, 2021 Protecting Voters’ Rights: A JDCA Call With Marc Elias Ari Berman - February 26, 2021 An Amsterdam Museum Holds a Post-Holocaust Purim Relic Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA - February 26, 2021 Divisions Caused by the Coronavirus Magnified at Purim Tara Kavaler, The Media Line - February 26, 2021 UCSD Student Gov’t Passes IHRA Aaron Bandler - February 26, 2021 Exploring the Rise and Fall of Stan Lee with ‘True Believer’ Author Abraham Riesman Erin Ben-Moche and Esther D. Kustanowitz - February 26, 2021 Curious Times Episode 8: Fresh Takes on Hot Topics David Suissa - February 26, 2021 Spirits and Scares in ‘The Vigil,’ a Horror Movie with a Hasidic Twist Gerri Miller - February 26, 2021 Culture Spirits and Scares in ‘The Vigil,’ a Horror Movie with a Hasidic Twist February 26, 2021 Neal Shusterman on Judaism, the Pandemic, and his Latest Book February 25, 2021 Sephardic Spice Girls Take on Savory Hamantashen February 23, 2021 “‘Til Kingdom Come’ Exposes the Unholy Alliance Between Evangelicals and Israel February 22, 2021 Connecting the Past to the Present February 22, 2021 More in Culture Latest ArticlesLatest Podcasts Natan Slifkin: Rationalist Judaism Shmuel Rosner - February 27, 2021 Shmuel Rosner and Natan Slifkin discuss his latest book, "Rationalism vs. Mysticism: Schisms in Traditional Jewish Thought." Natan Slifkin, popularly known as the "Zoo Rabbi",... News Tufts SJP Revokes Impeachment Complaint Against Jewish Student Aaron Bandler - February 26, 2021 Tufts Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) revoked their impeachment complaint against Jewish student Max Price on February 26. Editor's Note What Are We Afraid Of? David Suissa - February 26, 2021 If our fear of death has gone way down and our appreciation of life has gone way up, maybe we’ll be better equipped to conquer our other fears. News Protecting Voters’ Rights: A JDCA Call With Marc Elias Ari Berman - February 26, 2021 “Make no mistake, [these laws] are targeted ‘with surgical precision’ to disenfranchise Black voters.” News An Amsterdam Museum Holds a Post-Holocaust Purim Relic Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA - February 26, 2021 When she was 10 years old, Nechama Mayer-Hirsch sat down to make puppets for a Purim spiel and crafted one of the man responsible for her father’s murder. Hollywood ‘Oslo’ Drama Underway from Steven Spielberg, Marc Platt November 9, 2020 ‘Valley of Tears’ Tells Harrowing Stories of the 1973 Yom Kippur War November 9, 2020 Sophia Loren Plays a Holocaust Survivor in ‘The Life Ahead’ November 4, 2020 More in Hollywood Podcasts Natan Slifkin: Rationalist Judaism February 27, 2021 Exploring the Rise and Fall of Stan Lee with ‘True Believer’ Author Abraham Riesman February 26, 2021 More in Podcasts More news and opinions than at a Shabbat dinner, right in your inbox.