WIHL

JPost – Acknowledging women’s Torah knowledge

Acknowledging women’s Torah knowledge The High Court of Justice ruling is significant in that it is a critical recognition of women’s education, knowledge, and integration into the sphere of Torah and Halacha. By Rabbanit Devora Evron | January 27, 2024

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Arutz 7 – New women halakhic leaders certified

New women halakhic leaders certified Five graduates of the Women’s Institute of Halakhic Leadership received certificates of halakhic and spiritual leadership. WIHL Director Rabbanit Devorah Evron: “Each of them is an exemplary model for our generation.” Orly Harari, June 8,

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JPost – 15 women blaze trail in Halacha education

15 women blaze trail in Halacha education The Religious Services Ministry has recognized 15 women for their participation in Jewish leadership roles Zvika Klein |  January 16, 2023 In a historic first, 15 women received recognition from the Religious Services Ministry for their successful completion

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JPost – From grass roots to the establishment

From grass roots to the establishment – Opinion We recently witnessed history in the making: the new state-administered halakha exams for women. Rabbanit Devorah Evron |  December 21, 2022 It’s not every day that we get to witness history unfold,

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TOI – In first, women take official Jewish law tests

In first, women take official Jewish law tests, but activists say it isn’t enough For now, the state-issued exams represent a purely symbolic victory, granting female Torah scholars formal recognition with no practical significance By Judah Ari Gross | 15

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International Halakha Study Program Enters Second Year

International Halakha Study Program Enters its Second Year  “Women in positions of Jewish leadership need to be able to lead from a position of knowledge,” says Joanne Greenaway, Chief Executive of the London School of Jewish Studies and participant in

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Meet the WIHL Fellows: Rabbanit Elisheva Brauner

Meet Rabbanit Elisheva Brauner who just completed her first year as a fellow in the Susi Bradfield Women’s Institute of Halakhic Leadership (WIHL). Brauner, who has a degree in Jewish Education from Toronto University and studied in a variety of

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Meet the WIHL Fellows: Rabbanit Hila Naor

View previous Rabbanit Hila Naor has just completed her third year as a fellow in the Susi Bradfield Women’s Institute of Halakhic Leadership (WIHL). “After years of studying Torah in different and diverse places, I heard about the WIHL and

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Idit Mevorach-Shaag

Meet the WIHL Fellows: Rabbanit Idit Mevorach-Shaag

View previous Meet Idit Mevorach-Shaag, who just finished her third year as a Fellow in the Susi Bradfield Women’s Institute of Halakhic Leadership (WIHL). Mevorach-Shaag lives in Jerusalem; she is married to Yair and a mother to Shachar. She possesses

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