The Joys & Challenges of Making an Interfaith Relationship Work (PHOTOS)

steeplesInterfaith relationships and families are far more common than they used to be. In fact, nearly a third of marriages in the U.S. are between individuals who grew up in different faith traditions from one another. It certainly makes perfect sense in this country built on religious freedoms; however, that doesn't mean navigating and sometimes compromising different belief systems are always easy for these couples and their families.

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We wanted to know more about what it is like to be in a mixed faith relationship. Read on for candid insights from women who have navigated the sometimes-rocky path of interfaith marriage. Some names have been changed by request.

 

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