Voices in the Wilderness: Emerging Roles of Israel Clergywomen

Voices in the Wilderness: Emerging Roles of Israel Clergywomen

Edited by Jonathan L Friedmann and Meeka Simerly This is an amazing book about Jewish women’s rights in the traditional world of religious practice. This is an important ongoing debate in the Jewish world. Women are increasingly claiming the right of religious practice equal to men. In Israel traditional religious practice does not allow women in roles of religious leadership. In this book nine Jewish Reform clergywomen describe their experiences…

The Power of the Hebrew Alphabet by Gloria Abella Ballen

The Power of the Hebrew Alphabet by Gloria Abella Ballen

The Power of the Hebrew Alphabet by Gloria Abella Ballen won the Best Religious Book 2014 Award given in the New Mexico/Arizona Book Awards on November 21. For more information about the book go to: www.gaonbooks.com. The book at Amazon It is a fusion between mysticism, art, and Jewish spiritual traditions. Abella Ballen leads the viewer through the labyrinth of meanings of the twenty-two letters that changed the world. The letters…