Things We Don’t Usually Talk About

Below is an invitation (and an English translation) to an exciting evening of learning about “Things We Don’t Usually Talk About,”under the auspices of OTS’s Susi Bradfield Women’s Institute of Halakhic Leadership (WIHL).

The WIHL broke new ground eight years ago by enabling women scholars to engage in a five-year course of study covering the same material covered by male rabbinical students, and certifying graduates – who pass exams equivalent to those administered to men by the Rabbinate – to provide authoritative halachic decisions (psak) to the Jewish community in all matters of Jewish law and Jewish living.

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