Jews dating nonjews
I didn't think he would have had the heart to do it, but the relationship ended before his will was tested.I loved my father dearly, respected his convictions even when we didn't always agree, and ascribed great importance to his opinions.
When it gradually became clear to Sarah that Dan wasn’t Jewish, Sarah asked why Dan would be on a Jewish dating site. It was just another way to meet girls – he just didn’t understand that Jews on the site were looking to meet each other, and he hadn’t realized that his presence might be deceitful.
And he didn’t have one Jewish parent or some distant Jewish relatives, or heck, even Jewish friends – he was not even familiar with Judaism.
It would be one thing if Dan had advertised his Christian status on the site and Sarah agreed to meet him with this knowledge, but he hadn’t.
You shall not intermarry with them; you shall not give your daughter to his son, and you shall not take his daughter for your son. וְלֹא תִתְחַתֵּן בָּם בִּתְּךָ לֹא תִתֵּן לִבְנוֹ וּבִתּוֹ לֹא תִקַּח לִבְנֶךָ: Of course not everyone abides by the law- and some choose to marry people they shouldn't.
In orthodox and conservativem they could not get married by a rabbi- but some Reform Rabbi's will perform interfaith marriages if the non-Jewish partner agrees that the children will be brought up Jewish.
This idea of Jewish exclusivity is not true for other major Jewish dating sites that have a policy to allow non Jews to use their dating platforms.