Celebrating the Holidays As An Interfaith Couple

//Celebrating the Holidays As An Interfaith Couple

Welcome to Episode 90 of the Couples Expert Podcast!

In this special holiday edition of the Couples Expert Podcast, Stuart talks about his interfaith family and gives us a look inside how interfaith couples navigate the unique challenges that come at the holidays.

What you will learn today:

  • Standing up for your traditions is important [9:03]
  • It is possible to blend two religious traditions into one celebration  [10:40]
  • Helping those less fortunate can lift your holiday spirits [15:30]
  • This is a great time to make amends and repair relationships  [18:00]
  • Interfaith families have a unique responsibility to educate their children in both faiths  [20:25]
  • The richness of partners and families sharing faith and tradition ,the Hanukkah story. [21:40]
  • Some important takeaways related to family traditions at the holidays [29:50]

“Christmas… is not an external event at all, but a piece of one’s home that one carries in one’s heart.”
~ Freya Stark

“Unity within diversity adds a richness and beauty to marriage and to life.”
~ Rev. Tom Chulak – Universalist Unitarian Minister

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Next week’s show is all about setting realistic and meaningful goals for your relationship vs resolutions that might not last the month of January. Make 2017 the best year ever for you and your partner!

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