Weddings & Marriage

Weddings & Marriage

How to Plan a Jewish Wedding

A checklist of 7 things to consider, from clergy to chuppah.

Weddings & Marriage

Breaking the Glass at a Jewish Wedding

There are a variety of modern interpretations of this popular custom.

Weddings & Marriage

Being a Guest at a Jewish Wedding: A Guide

From chuppah to glass-breaking, here's what to expect at Jewish nuptials.

How to Choose a Ketubah, or Jewish Marriage Contract

A guide to finding the right document for your wedding

Jewish Weddings 101

The traditions, rituals and liturgy for Jewish weddings.

How to Find Someone to Officiate at Your Jewish Wedding

Rabbis and cantors aren't the only options, and chemistry matters.

Intermarriage and the American Jewish Community

Once taboo, "marrying out" is now commonplace and — outside Orthodoxy — widely accepted.

Finding a Rabbi or Cantor to Officiate at Your Interfaith Wedding

While some Jewish clergy perform intermarriages, not all do.

What Gift Do You Give at a Jewish Wedding?

My Jewish Learning's official wedding gift guide.

The Best Jewish Cookbooks to Give as a Wedding Gift

From fresh Israeli cuisine to classic brisket, this list covers it all.

How To Make Your Wedding Inclusive

10 tips for making families, friends and guests of all backgrounds feel comfortable and welcome on your big day.

Weddings Quiz

How much do you know about Jewish weddings?

Why I Do Officiate at Intermarriages

It's important for the non-Jewish spouse to support the Jewish partner's religious identity, live in a Jewish home, and bring up Jewish children.

Updating the Traditional Jewish Wedding

The biggest motivator for change in Jewish wedding customs by liberal Jews has been egalitarianism.

Liturgy, Rituals and Customs of Jewish Weddings

The Jewish wedding is rich with ceremony, beginning with the announcement of intent to marry and ending with seven days of celebration.