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The First Generation of Women Orthodox Rabbis

February 8, 2016

Pamela S. Nadell, the Patrick Clendenen Chair in Women’s and Gender History at American University, has written an interesting article on the status of women’s ordination in Orthodox Judaism.

“So where does this leave us? In 2016, there are Orthodox women rabbis. In less than two decades since I published Women Who Would Be Rabbis, a sea change has occurred. No matter the title— rabba, maharat, rabbanit, rabbi—the first generation of women Orthodox rabbis now preach and teach.”

Read more on the The Martin Marty Center for the Advanced Study of Religion’s website.


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