When Justice Demands, Tradition Changes

By Sarah Roth Lieberman

Eugene Borowitz, December 22, 1978

Although the Conservative movement's decision to allow ordination of women rabbis is significant, historically women were judges, prophets, rulers and teachers. It is hardly scandalous to return this traditional right to them.

Topic: Tradition, Masorti Judaism, Rabbinate, Conservative Judaism, Women, Inclusion

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

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.9/no.164

Page Number(s): 39-41

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Lieberman, Sarah Roth. When Justice Demands, Tradition Changes. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 22 December 1978: 39-41. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=8973


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