Whether one is speaking of marriage in Judaism or in general, no single factor is a greater predictor of success or failure than the choice of partner. As obvious as this might seem, this factor can be one of the most difficult to understand in our modern society; so many marriages fail because they should never have been sworn to in the first place. … More Jewish Marriage: Whom to Marry?
What is the role of women in the family and in society at large? … More Gender Roles in TaNaKh
The role and rights of women according to the Torah (and the examples set in the rest of the TaNaKh) are important to me, and not only because I am a woman. The biblical portrayal of women has set the tone for the treatment of women throughout both Western civilization and the Muslim world. It … More The Rights of Women in Judaism
Some of my favorite blogs to read are written by or for conservative Christian women (both Catholic and Protestant). While I obviously have some disagreements with the religious views expressed in these writings, I often find that we have much more in common, and what we disagree on is expressed in such a way that … More Women in Marriage