The Warrior God as Midwife

By Jane Kanarek

Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute, April 2011

The author discusses the image of God as a midwife found in the Babylonian Talmud (Sotah 11b) as it illuminates and contrasts with Exodus 15.

Topic: Theology, Gender, Language, Faith, Belief, Jewish Text, Women, Religion

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.41/no.679

Page Number(s): 3-4

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Identifier: issn:0049-0385

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Kanarek, Jane. The Warrior God as Midwife. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute. April 2011: 3-4.


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