Monthly Archives: November 2015

When Women’s Scholarship Comes with Warning Labels

When Women’s Scholarship Comes with Warning Labels

[vc_row row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”full_width” text_align=”left” box_shadow_on_row=”no”][vc_column][vc_column_text] A Response to Cross Currents [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space height=”1em” image_repeat=”no-repeat”][vc_column_text]Cross Currents published a piece that we wrote about the importance of yoatzot halacha. They felt it necessary to temper the message by appending their own introduction […]

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The Role of Yoatzot Halacha

The Role of Yoatzot Halacha

In response to backlash against the RCA’s announcement that disqualifies women from serving as official clergy in synagogues or other Jewish institutions, Rabbi Avraham Gordimer felt compelled to emphasize a point. He wrote: “The drafters purposefully did not want to […]

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