Jewish Press – New Program Brings Halakhic Study to Women around the World

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Jewish Press – New Program Brings Halakhic Study to Women around the World By  Jewish Press News Desk | November 7, 2021 For generations, Jewish leaders have been tasked with addressing communal, familial, and halakhic questions from their community. Often involving personal and private questions, religious women sometimes felt uncomfortable approaching rabbis, opting to either …

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Yediot Aharonot – A Kosher Certificate for Women Rabbaniyot

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A Kosher Certificate for Women Rabbaniyot After they have filled the study halls and taught Jewish law to the masses, the State of Israel is giving a thumbs up to the revolution of women rabbaniyot | The Ministry of Religious Services will for the first time allow women to be tested for the rabbinate on …

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Parshat Vayetze – The Mandrakes and the Horoscope

The Mandrakes and the Horoscope Rabbi Chaim Navon is a Ra’M (senior rabbinical teacher) at Midreshet Lindenbaum What was the first fertility treatment ever in Jewish history?  Well, it was probably the Mandrake plant, or duda’im, to use the Biblical term.  The Torah describes the tense atmosphere that prevailed between Leah and Rachel because of …

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