We Need Women Conservative Rabbis

By Harold M. Schulweis

Eugene Borowitz, March 30, 1979

A review of the decisions of the Conservative Law Committee these last decades indicates that the issue of ordination before the Rabbinical Assembly is not some casual or abrupt intrusion into the stream of Conservative Jewish thought. The admission of qualified women who seek to study at the feet of the masters of our tradition and to translate their learning into teaching and spiritual leadership promises to add, increase and include irreplaceable talent in our midst.

Topic: Halakha, Gender, Jewish Law, Masorti Judaism, Rabbinate, Change, Conservative Judaism, Jewish Text, Women

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

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.9/no.171

Page Number(s): 95-98

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Schulweis, Harold M. We Need Women Conservative Rabbis. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 30 March 1979: 95-98. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=8954


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