Erica Hellerstein

Erica Hellerstein is a freelance journalist based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Her writing has been published in The Atlantic, The Nation, The New Republic,, Ms. Magazine, and more. Like many millennials, she’s conflicted about her Jewish identity — but curious. An early incarnation of this essay appeared in Brink Magazine.

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Faith and Practice

Inside the Looking Glass: Writing My Way Through Two Very Different Jewish Journeys

A Catholic woman’s ancient Jewish blood calls to her. Her spiritual story, so different than my own, calls to me, forcing me to think more deeply about my own Jewish journey. My path may never lead to temple or God, but it’s definitely Jewish and definitely leading somewhere.

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