Orthodox Conundrum

Egalitarian Prayer at the Kotel: How Should Orthodox Jews Respond? After the recent well-publicized disruption of three Conservative bar/bat mitzvahs by a group of young religious zealots, Rabbi Scott Kahn invited OTS President and Rosh HaYeshiva Rabbi Kenneth Brander to his “Orthodox Conundrum” podcast to explore the attitude of Orthodox Jews to non-halakhic prayer services …

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Orthodox Women as Spiritual Leaders: Yes or No? A Conversation with Rabbi Dr. Kenneth Brander On the backdrop of the recent recommendation by Israel’s Attorney General that women should be allowed to sit for examinations equal to rabbinical exams for men, the threatening response of the Chief Rabbinate, and the recent graduation of OTS’ Susi …

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