Synagogue Dress Codes

By Eric A. Silver

CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership, February 4, 1998

Dress codes in religious places ranging from the Vatican to the local synagogue may seem prudish to some, but revealing skin is not the point of a religious gathering. Wearing skimpy clothing detracts from the sanctity of the space.

Topic: Congregations and Synagogues, Ritual, Prayer, Meaning, Religion, Clothing, Synagogues and Congregations

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

Editor: Cardin, Nina Beth

Volume/Issue: Vol.28/no.547

Page Number(s): 6-8

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Rome, Italy , United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Silver, Eric A. Synagogue Dress Codes. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. CLAL: the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership. 4 February 1998: 6-8.


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