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Do Jews celebrate Valentine's Day? A post holiday roundup

  • What does Valentine's Day have to do with Judaism? [From the Rib?]
  • Video dating for Orthodox singles? [Tablet]
  • "Love is in the Air": a collection of stories about the first year of marriage. [Forward]
  • Film Review: "Valentine's Day: A Date Movie From Hell" [Jezebel]
  • "To send, or not to send?" Valentine's Day and Judaism from My Jewish Learning. [MJL]
  • More advice from our very own reality tv Jewish matchmaker [Tablet]
  • In this podcast, author Hannah Seligson argues that it's okay to be "a little bit married." [Forward]
  • The Sisterhood interviews Lori Gottlieb, who recently suggested that you marry "Mr. Good Enough." [Sisterhood]
Valentine's Day
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Valentine's Day commemoration.
Courtesy of Abby Lanes

How to cite this page

Berkenwald, Leah. "Do Jews celebrate Valentine's Day? A post holiday roundup." 15 February 2010. Jewish Women's Archive. (Viewed on October 23, 2016) <>.


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