Words into Deeds: The New CCAR...

Mar 21, 2018 by

Rabbi Sally Priesand once said that, “The Central Conference of American Rabbis has been on record since 1922 as being in favor of...

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A Mirror, a Prism, and a Teles...

Aug 31, 2016 by

No one ever told me that I couldn’t be a rabbi because of my gender. That was one of the gifts of growing up in a Reform synagogue in...

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A Commitment to the Survival, ...

Jul 28, 2016 by

“This book is a sacred calling to be committed to the survival and resilience and creativity of the Jewish people. That women are...

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The Sacred Calling: Breaking T...

Jul 26, 2016 by

“Ultimately, I think that anyone of any level of Jewish literacy can find something in The Sacred Calling that will inspire them to...

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A Sacred Calling as a Sacred R...

Jul 25, 2016 by

“My Judaism encourages me to focus on a personal relationship with God, to know myself, and to know God; to use my skills and...

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The Sacred Calling: A Call to ...

Jul 18, 2016 by

“The Sacred Calling is not just an important historical narrative—it is a call to action.” The Sacred Calling: Four Decades of Women...

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Definitions of Feminism

Jun 16, 2016 by

By all accounts, I was the least likely person to edit a book about women rabbis. Until recently, I recoiled at the very thought of...

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Complete Equality Comes to the...

May 31, 2016 by

I recently had the pleasure of sitting with a group of women days before their ordination as Reform rabbis. On that magical cusp...

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