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Voyeur Case Spurs Rabbis to Add Post for Women

Voyeur Case Spurs Rabbis to Add Post for Women | Upsetment | Scoop.it
After a prominent modern Orthodox rabbi was charged with videotaping women as they disrobed for ritual baths, the council said it would add ombudswomen.
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That a commentator, the rabbinical council, and now the chief rabbinate even considered the question if these conversions were valid clearly raises  another question: Can Judaism ever get over its misogynism? Even more importantly, can these "leaders," men all, ever understand that a woman's faith is every bit as important as a man's. If a faith has any meaning it comes not from its rituals but from its congregants' belief.

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Celebrating Religion through Music & Conversation

Celebrating Religion through Music & Conversation | Upsetment | Scoop.it

The Aug 29 show takes a serious look at religion with a Christian singer and a Jewish author. This will be a great show.

 

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What is the name of God and does it matter? That's a question worth discussing this Thursday evening. And how can we sing His praise? Another good question. Join us.

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